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One Of My Legs Feels Longer Than The Other Should I Have The Shoe Repair Guy Make One Heel Taller
One of my legs feels longer than the other. Should I have the shoe repair guy make one heel taller?
See a specialist: The feeling of having a longer limb should be evaluated and it might not be as simple as adding a heel lift. The source could be from the feet, knees, hips and even back. The amount of any discrepancy should be carefully evaluated because over or under correction can cause more pain. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What causes one leg to become a bit shorter than the other? Chiro said one of my legs was shorter then he adjust my low back/hips than i feel better!
Pelvic Obliquity: Comparative x-rays with a metallic ruler in the x-ray field proves whether is truly short or factitious due to pelvic girdle obliquity, which is the most common explanation. pelvic obliquity can arise from sacroiliac joint (sij) instability secondary to sij ligament injury, diagnosed by means of several provocation maneuvers reported in occupational disabilities guidelines. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hey, yeah, I'm 25 and have bow legs and hip probs. i have hyperextended knees and thats giving me pain at the moment. one leg is more bowed than the other, so one leg is longer. I'm so over it, what do i do?
Leg/Hip problems: Hello. It sounds like you are having pain because your ankles, knees and now hips are not properly aligned. This stresses the surrounding tendons and ligaments. The leg length difference may be due to scoliosis. You should definitely see an Orthopedist who will determine why you have this problem and most likely will prescribe orthotics to insert in your shoes. This will provide more comfort. ...Read more
What can explain loss of one inch in height? Checked one year later and shorter height even with shoes. Body feels down
My 3 month old just got two red spots on her heels one on the back of each foot right above her heels looks like it would from someone with shoes that are too small but she doesn't wear shoes they don't seem to bother her at all they have been there for a
There could be many: Reasons those red dots are there. I.E. A bite, a scratch, an abrasion etc. Babies do kick their feet around. It may also be none of the above the hard thing is that we can't see the red spots as you do. For this reason i would recommend you take your baby to the doctor - her pediatrician, a dermatologist or podiatrist should be able to help. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My sister she is 15 years old have a flat foot and one of her foot is becoming bigger than the other..And pain is there sometimes..What to do!?
I have growth plate in my right knee, leg is 1 inch longer than other, if taken out, is there a chance the leg will continue to grow longer than other?
Many risks: Yes, if growth plate activity continues after surgery, the leg may continue to grow. There's also a chance that the other leg continues to grown and then THAT leg is the longer one. You and your parents need to discuss risks & benefits with the surgeon, as well as alternatives, including waiting until your bones are fully mature before doing ANYTHING besides using a shoe lift. ...Read more
My three year old boys 2nd toe has become crowded and sits above the rest of his toes, despite well fitting shoes.. What else could cause this?
My 15 old month toddler has bow legs, i can see the left one more of a curve than the right one. What are the chances he may have the bone disease?
Had two brusies one for about 3 months on the top part of my foot still hurts when i wear shoes and the other one for a mont on my calf. Is that bad?
Is t normal to get multiple Charlie horses in your hip bone? I has sitting and I had like 5 different ones in less than 10 mins
Strange: Usually you can get more than one charley horse at a time but they usually come and last a short time and cause very intense pain. Then they can ease up and leave you sore. If they happen in rapid succession usually you have more of a muscle spasm or twitch. These are not as severe as the other problem. In either case it usually is nothing bad unless persists. If no other changes can watch. ...Read more
The arch of one of my feet hurts after running. What should I do? For exercise i ran for 5 miles in an hour one week ago. This was more than normal, but in my opinion not that much. The next day my right foot's arch was sore and is still sore today. T
Treatment options: Begin with rest, ice massage, otc anti-inflammatories, & stretching the foot/ heel throughout the day. Make sure you are wearing shoes with an appropriate amount of support... Consider shoe inserts (arch support), and wearing night splints... Prp or steriod injections may be considered after the above options. For more information please see http://drmarkgalland.Com/what-is-plantar-fasciitis/. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Have scoliosis my pelvis is uneven so one leg is shorter than the other and i'm usually in pain when i walk more than 20 mins. Any suggestions?
You should be seen : By an orthopedic spine surgeon who can evaluate you in terms of the scoliosis and to assess as to other potential reasons for the leg length discrepancy including the possibility that you have a true leg length discrepancy that has lead to the pelvic obliquity or unevenness that may have caused a scoliosis rather than the other way around. Or it could be both or even other possibilities. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Bad bunions? Well, i've always had insanely large feet, at least for somebody my size, but it seems like the years of being able to press my feet into "regular" shoes has passed. I've been having a lot of pain with my bunions, and they even show. Prominen
Please : Please state your age, sex and describe why you cannot wear regular shoes. Are youi having any enlargement of your hands, head cicumference or any changes in your facial features. Regarding shoes try to get rocker bottom shoes with wide toe box. This should give you some relief. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have two extra bones on my legs, is it possible to have two opeartions to remove them on the same day?
I broke my foot two weeks ago, in in a boot and crutches. However when I take the boot off there is more brushing than before and swelling? normal?
After car accident I have one leg shorter than the other. Chiropractor says it's fine. It's about 5 CM shorter will that effect me in the long run?
I had a new rocker sole put on my shoes. Will this affect my total knee replacement. The rocker sole is about 1/8 of an inch higher than my old rocker?
What kind of options are available for twisted and offset spine? 10 weeks of chiropractor visits that were no help wear a 7mm lift in my left shoe because he claimed that's what was throwing my spine off on account the left hip sat lower that the right,
Back : Back pain related to spinal deformity can often be treated with medication, therapy and exercise. If your deformity results in buttock or leg pain, you may also have a pinched nerve. Back or leg pain may benefit from spinal injections or surgery. If you are having a great deal of pain, i would suggest that you see an orthopedic spine surgeon. Your surgeon can fit you for a brace or send you for an injection, if appropriate. ...Read more
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