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hurts when I flex my foot

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Dr. James McClurg
34 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes : Yes have this checked by an orthopedist. A primary care doctor may not be able to get a more challenging diagnosis.
Dr. Mark Galland
31 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: I agree you should see an orthopedist for x-ray and evaluation.
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Absolutely: Pain after trauma at minimum sounds like a sprain. May have injured a tendon, or even bone in some capacity. See a podiatrist or orthopedic foot and a ... Read More

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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Genkin
11 years experience Podiatry
Sounds like: You might have a problem with your Achilles tendon. I suggest you see a local Podiatrist as soon as possible as you risk further injury. I would also ... Read More
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Dr. David Moats
35 years experience Podiatry
Tendonitis or fascii: The pain in the area describe can be plantar fasciitis or Achilles tendonitis. Less commonly can be a stress fracture of the heel bone
Dr. Scott Keith
43 years experience Podiatry
Healing the Heel.: More than likely, there is something amiss with your Achilles tendon. It is possibly irritated from over use or potentially partially torn. It is best ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Grace Torres-hodges
22 years experience Podiatry
Go to podiatrist: See the podiatrist to be properly examined. There are numerous differentials that can be causing this pain ranging from swelling, contusion, nerve ir ... Read More
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Dr. Amram Dahukey
40 years experience Podiatry
nerve compression: You may have morton's neuroma or compression on the nerve. You need to see a podiatrist for further evaluation and treatment.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Grace Torres-hodges
22 years experience Podiatry
Have a foot exam...: Your stress fracture 9 months ago may have been more than just the bone injury. There are several soft tissue structures that overlay the top of the ... Read More
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Dr. John Feola
30 years experience Internal Medicine
R/O STRESS FRACTURE : You need to rule out a stress fracture vs ankle sprain. Get X-rays of the ankle, If negative MRI of the ankle and potentially a bone scan is indicate ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Lim
29 years experience Podiatry
Yes: The main calf muscles are the gastrocnemius and soleus muscles that flex the foot down (point the toes). Lesser muscles involved include the peroneal ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Don't believe so: Plantarflexion would not strain the Achilles, it may cause contraction but don't believe would cause any injury in a static position.
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Trettin
32 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
see md: With your hx. Of plantar fasciotomy and compt syndrome i would see your ors.It could be a morton's neoroma or mild swelling in your foot. At any rate ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louise Andrew
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Muscle spasm, cramp: Everyone has this happen from time to time. Ask your mother! It doesn't usually mean anything. Make sure you are not sitting or lying in some stra ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mabel Caban
37 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Wrist and ankle pain: The most common cause of wrist pain is from alignment injury and can be treated conservatively with rest, over the counter analgesics (if no medical c ... Read More
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