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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
The injury : Itself could cause the swelling, be happy there is no pain.
Dr. Jerry Miles
26 years experience Podiatry
Swelling after injur: Depending on how long ago the injury was swelling is the bodies way of stabilizing the injured area and preventing damaged material and bacteria from ... Read More
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Dr. Alan Ettinger
49 years experience Podiatry
May: Need more time for your body to clear out the swelling post injury. Try compression sock.

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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
32 years experience General Surgery
Its possible: If the foot injury is on the same side as the phlebitis, it is possible. In the area of treatment, you still need an anticoagulant (aspirin, Heparin s ... Read More
Dr. Ted King
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Possibly: As dr. Berg said, if it is on the same side, maybe. However, if you aren't even sure that you have injured your foot, it seems less likely. An injur ... Read More
Dr. Norman Chideckel
42 years experience Vascular Surgery
Injury: possibly if you caused trauma to the veins
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Bluman
23 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Get diagnosed first: There are many different forms of foot injuries. I recommend that someone with a foot injury should be seen by orthopedic foot and ankle surgeon for ... Read More
Dr. Ellen Wenzel
14 years experience Podiatry
What type?: There are many types of injuries of the feet ranging from minor to severe and treatment and recovery varies accordingly.
Dr. Scott Keith
44 years experience Podiatry
Watch and enhance.: Although there is not set way of dealing with all foot injuries with one set protocol, I find that recognizing just how the body is responding to the ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Callahan
24 years experience Podiatry
See a physician: If you crushed your foot you should see a podiatrist. Aside from broken bones of primary concern would be the formation of a compartment syndrome wher ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
41 years experience Podiatry
See below: If you have pain, swelling or deformity you probably have an injury.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Bernstein
32 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
RICE: R= rest i= ice c= compression ie ace wrap e= elevation.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ellen Wenzel
14 years experience Podiatry
What type?: There are many types of injuries of the feet ranging from minor to severe and treatment and recovery varies accordingly.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eugene Batelli
23 years experience Podiatry
Depends: On the injury.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Oberman
31 years experience Podiatry
Depends on injury: Rest and ice/elevation for simple injury without structural problem. Ligamen tor tendon injury or tear require immobilization and sometimes surgery.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Grace Torres-hodges
23 years experience Podiatry
Depends: It depends on the type of injury you have. You need to ask what your limitations are from the foot specialist that has been treating your injury. Yo ... Read More

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