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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Bluman
22 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Get diagnosed first: There are a number of things that can cause swelling in the ankles and feet. This is a very nonspecific symptom. I recommend that someone swelling in ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elvira Callahan
27 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
No. : Osteoarthritis causes joint pain. Not bone pain.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
You should know if-: -there was an injury 2 so many joints, so I would lean toward an inflammatory process. You should be worked up for DJD, or rheumatoid disease or other ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
You May have a : Bakers cyst. I would follow up with an orthopedist.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience Family Medicine
Yeah...: I hear you..... But i need more detail to give you the right answer - how long you've had, what could have caused it, what other symptoms you might be ... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Sheskier
38 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Usually not: True bursitis if the hip effects the main hip tendons and flexors. Foir example great trochanter bursitis and iliopsoas bursitis. Only one head of the ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
30 years experience Internal Medicine
Blood clot : this could be a serious condition seek medical help immediately
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Inwood
34 years experience Podiatry
Sciatica: These symptoms indicate that help is needed right away. See your neurologist or orthopedist asap . Good luck
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bertrand Kaper
28 years experience Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
See your doctor: There are different possible causes for knee, calf and ankle pain. The most worrisome would be a blood clot. Would recommend an evaluation with your ... Read More
A 71-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tharesh Udupa
21 years experience Podiatry
Nerve pain: Have you had your knee examined lately? Sometimes when there is pain in the knee it can be referred down the leg.
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Scott Graham
25 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Get it looked at: Anytime somithing inside the knee causes irritation, the knee will swell. This is called an effusion. Effusions are not normal in a normal knee. At y ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marion Mcfarland
46 years experience Emergency Medicine
Injury: Could be from overuse of your lower body, also could be a spinal disc problem or an inflammatory condition such as on of the arthritis types such as a ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elden Rand
20 years experience Cardiology
Concern for clot: One sided lower leg swelling and pain is concerning for a clot in the veins of the leg, called a deep vein thrombosis (dvt). This should be evaluated ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kirt Kimball
46 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: Knee pain can refer to the shin. Knee pain can alter gait and provoke shin pain.
A 58-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mohamed Aboyoussef
25 years experience Rheumatology
Common causes : Knee pain can't be referred to or cause hand pain but arthritis for example can cause pain in the hands & knees. Best wishes
A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rifat Naghmi
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Knee swelling: Per your age you seem to have degenerative arthritis. Try some ice, paracetamol or ibuprofen. If no relief, see your doctor.
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Ho answered
13 years experience Infectious Disease
Need more info: We will need the context of this pain, as well as other symptoms, in order to have any chance at making a reasonable answer.
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Evaluation: You should rest and see your doctor to be evaluated and may have CT of spine to find the cause so be treated.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rachel Chastanet
33 years experience Bariatrics
Call your surgeon: pain of that severity radiating into your leg after back surgery to take pressure off the nerve root is concerning and might indicate swelling or othe ... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
3 most common: Shin splints, extensor tendonitis, neuritis....
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tracy Lovell
20 years experience Rheumatology
This could be: This could be a number of things. Please post with more detail regarding your symptoms.
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Oberman
30 years experience Podiatry
It;s possible: Could also be ph;ebitis. Get it checked out immediately even if you have to go to er. Both situations are extremely serious.
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Layne Hermansen
Specializes in Family Medicine
Definitely: Best treated with PRP injections by a doctor who is trained in Hackett pain referral patterns.
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