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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
See that you even: have foot drop. Sounds like a pretty severe trauma. Have you been evaluated by neurologist or a neurosurgeon?
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Dr. Qamar Khan
16 years experience Pain Management
See Doctor ASAP: Make sure you rule out a blood clot first. You may need to see a spine/pain specialist for further evals and treatment for this foot turning purple a ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
Physical therapy: Therapy to help strengthen the muscles and range of motion exercises will help to decrease the limp.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Johnnie Alston
14 years experience Podiatry
Talk to your doc.: You really need to be cleared by the doctor who fixed your ankle before surfing or starting any other activity.
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Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
Talk to your DR: It is variable depnding on what the x-ray shows about the healing status of the ankle.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
See below: It would be best to go to Physical Therapy so the can see the exact problem and work with you.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
Depends: It depends on how severe the fracture, which bones and how treated.
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A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zachary Veres
17 years experience Family Medicine
Ankle fracture: it is highly unlikely that you could dislodge the plate in your ankle from bumping it
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pietro Seni
46 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: If you had an intraarticular fx if possible that you are developing osteoarthritis of the ankle joint(crumbling bone", this occur very often when fx w ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aaron Lewis
19 years experience General Surgery
Tea it UP: One way to get rid of the the excess sweating is a home remedy of soaking feet in tea. Tea contains tannin that help decrease the sweating. You will ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Laha
37 years experience Podiatry
Will vary: A simple rule of thumb: for every day you are immobilized (crutches, splint, cast, cast boot, etc), it will take you two days to recover fom the immob ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wenjay Sung
13 years experience Podiatry
Broken ankle: After recovery from a healed broken ankle, finding a supportive shoe is important. Not necessarily high tips but one that doesn't breakdown easily. ... Read More
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