A member asked:

I hurt my foot 10 years ago i didn't see a doctor it took months before i was able to walk on it a bone is sticking out when i walk it tries to go to the left i force it to go straight but it hurts my hip should i get it xrayed?

5 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. Ronald Oberman answered

Specializes in Podiatry

Yes: See podiatrist for complete examination, diagnosis and treatment options. You want to also avoid further complications.

Answered 9/16/2012


Dr. Stuart Hickerson answered

Specializes in Family Medicine

Yes: Often a fracture will heal, but calcify inappropriately. See an orthopedist or podiatrist.

Answered 12/9/2013



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