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Dr. Alan Ettinger
48 years experience in Podiatry
Fluid: Retention can be the cause.

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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Janet Kail
27 years experience in Podiatry
Go to ER: Sounds like a serious problem that may be related to circulation or infection. You need immediate evaluation and treatment. I recommend you go to th ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Swollen feet: Feet can swell from venous or lymphatic outflow obstruction from the legs, from excess fluid in the body, from weak veins with poor flow out from the ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
@ Ur age wearing a--: -tight knee brace, or tight elastic sox, otherwise U really need 2 have this evaluated 4 a serious underlying cardiovascular origin or renal cause. If ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience in Podiatry
Most definately: You need to try arch supports or orthotics if you have a flexible deformity. If they don't help = see a podiatrist for further recommendations and tre ... Read More
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Dr. Scott Keith
43 years experience in Podiatry
Burn baby burn.: And you question is ?
A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Keith
43 years experience in Podiatry
You never know...: Hopefully, you haven't damaged the ankle more than a minor sprain. If this is recent, 6 hrs., you might apply ice to the area and rest it. The bruisin ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience in Infectious Disease
DMSO: You can certainly try this and it has had positive results for many patients. It may irritate the skin and has an unpleasant aroma. Good luck.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
57 years experience in Neurology
Varicose veins: The commonest cause probably is varicose veins (they may not be superficial and easily seen) you probably need ultrasound of the lower extremities.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Newman
31 years experience in Podiatry
Many things: It could be fluid retention (edema) or arthritis. Discuss this with a podiatrist.
A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience in Podiatry
What does the skin : Look like? Did you remove the tape? Arch pain can be plantar fascitiis...between toes could be neuroma or if skin interupted athletes foot. Because yo ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Alan Ettinger
48 years experience in Podiatry
Find cause: I suggest you start with your family dr.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ellen Wenzel
13 years experience in Podiatry
No: This is not going to make the underlying problem go away which is an incurvation of the nail plate. In addition, you want to be cautious that you don' ... Read More
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sonja Stiller-martin
25 years experience in Emergency Medicine
See below: Plantar fasciitis causes similar symptoms. An evaluation with your doctor, orthopedist or podiatrist will help.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Teichman
18 years experience in Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Orthotics: You would need an evaluation by a foot and ankle specialist to determine the cause of your pain. Simple treatments include orthotcis and more extensi ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience in Dermatology
Yes: You can use antiseptic to decrease reinfection but the use of specific anti fungal creams is still recommended. A dilute clorox solution can decrease ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Bernstein
36 years experience in Podiatry
Possible infection : All these symptoms suggest a possible infection. I recommend seeing your physician or a podiatrist to check out the lesions. You might need to be on a ... Read More
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience in Podiatry
Ice: And elevation. What was the injury? Consult podiatrist.
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Scott Keith
43 years experience in Podiatry
Do easiest first.: There is a whole host of possible reasons why you are experiencing foot pain and swelling. Without question, improperly fitting shoes is a distinct p ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Howard Fox
41 years experience in Podiatry
Yes and no: A podiatrist will be able to tell you if your foot pain is due to something going on in your foot or higher up. If your foot pain (and leg numbness) ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Todd Skiles
30 years experience in Podiatry
See a doctor: Swelling in the foot or ankle can cause pressure on nerves which can result in a feeling of "needles" in the toes. You should see a doctor to determi ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Taddeo
25 years experience in Podiatry
Many things: Most common are hypertension and venous valve insufficiency
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Wynn
39 years experience in Podiatry
Swelling feet: No, shoes do not make your feet swell....Although, if your feet are swelling while your in your shoes, it may seem that way. See a specialist and find ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Gerbino
34 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Get it checked ASAP.: Two possibilities come to mind. If you have a blood clot in your calf, your leg could look like that. Have it checked out immediately, because blood c ... Read More
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