A 47-year-old female asked:
What can vehicular footwell intrusion cause to your feet?
2 doctor answers • 5 doctors weighed in
Podiatry 23 years experience
Trauma: If it is the result of an auto accident, there are different scenarios that can occur including entrapment, puncture by foreign body, fracture or crush injury, and other kinds of trauma.
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Podiatry 35 years experience
Footwell intrusion: There are a whole host of possibilities here . If this has happened to you, see your podiatrist asap or head to the emergency room. As already stated puncture wounds , infection , foreign body , chemical burn from fluids , the list goes on and on .
3.1k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Mar 21, 2015
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