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Ankle And Foot Pain
Have it evaluated.: Pain in foot and ankle could be due to trauma (fracture, tendon or ligamentous tear, arthritis), infection, inflammation, metabolic conditions (gout) musculoskeletal (bony over growth) or biomechanical abnormality, or neurologic conditions (neuropathy). A thorough history and physical exam and possibly laboratory and radiology exams could determine the cause. Have it evaluated by a professional ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Specialist: A podiatrist is a doctor of podiatric medicine (dpm) who is qualified by his or her education and training and experience to diagnose and treat conditions affecting the foot, ankle, and related structures of the leg. Practitioners may focus on many different specialty areas, including surgery, orthopedics, biomechanics, sports medicine, geriatrics, pediatrics, primary care, and wound care. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I suffer from chronic ankle and foot pain I have had 3 surgeries to address the problems as a result I have lots of painful scar tissue and numbness?
I am sorry : To hear your problem. Without knowing what procedures you had or being able to exam your foot it makes it a little more difficult. Has anyone made any suggestions to you? It would be important to pinpoint pain and then possibly try and inject the region. Doctors have various medications at their disposal they may want to inject with the aim of relieving your symptoms. What does your surgeon sugges. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Ive got ankle and foot pain for about two weeks now think ive hurt it again have sprained before, they found heel spur on previous xrays. is swollen what to do? have tried anti inflammatory and pin killers
I am using 20% Diclofenac and sometimes additionally DMSO for ankle & foot pain from osteoarthritis. Is this harmful and how long can both be used? I'
Topical treatments: pose little issues and can be used unless you have a skin reaction. Ultimately, these medicines are absorbed into the bloodstream, so I suggest taking a 1 week vacation every 4-6 weeks. ...Read more
No injury. Have outer ankle/foot pain for > 3 weeks no swelling/bruiseing antinflammatories & icing but pain is worse. Clean xrays, dr gave no cause.
Knee/ankle/foot pain/swelling occurs/lingers after i run.The pain is intense and i can't run for a few days.Also these areas pop at times while walking?
Calf locked up, now it's painful, tight, swells at ankle & foot, pain goes up to thigh all back leg pain & in bottom of foot, can't bend ankle, help?
Painfull: Calf spasms are painful. Usually they relax through weight bearing, gentle stretch, and heat before the ankle will "move". Naproxen is not the cure. Overuse (such as standing or walking in improper shoes) is the most common cause. If the pain in the back does not respond to heat, stretch and rest over the day after the calf problem relaxes, seek examination with a musculoskeletal physician. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Pain top wrapping under foot at arch x1wk popped today when walking sharp pain ankle arch bottom foot pain on movement more side-side have to walk on heel no wt bear no visible defect what could it be?
Lower left leg, ankle&foot pain&swelling.No circulation issue.Have had blood test, xrays&ultrasound..No clot.No doctor i've seen knows what it could be.
Hard to be certain..: It's asking a lot of us online to come up with an answer. Lots of questions and an exam needed to try. If the pain and swelling is localized to a joint, e.g., your ankle, then you may want to ask if you were tested for different kinds of arthritis, e.g., lyme, rheumatoid, other infection, or gout. Not sure what else to offer. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
5'6, 127 lbs. Dx: o/a (r) knee from fall. Swelling ankle, top of foot, pain in toes (r foot), low back pain. Is this all related or something else?
Left hip and knee, ankle, arch of foot, pain, mussel cramps what is wrong? Numb, tingling, weakness, sitting or standing
Sounds like a nerve: Issue, ie, spine lesion in the lower back. The areas you have problems with are from L1 level down to l5-s1. So get checked by pcp and possible referral to a spine doc /orthopod. You probably have arthritis (spondylitis) with some disc lesions. Avoid bending, lifting heavy weight, including grand kids. Do regular exercises within limits of discomfort. Losing wt + nsaids 4 pain, a ms relaxer also. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Sharp shooting pain from knee to mid thigh. Difficulty walking. Dx: o/a (r) knee from fall. Now swollen ankle, top of foot, pain in toes. Related?
I recently had foot pain on back of right foot. That is better but now ankle of left foot has pain at times at area of old injury. Ice & rest helps.
Inflammation: You seem to have inflammation in the soft tissue structures of your feet/ankles. It could be a mechanical problem like depressed arches of the feet. It could also be conditions like gout or autoimmune disorders that are more serious. You have mentioned doing PT and MRI. In think you should see a rheumatologist sego can diagnose and treat these conditions. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See below: Swollen ankles andor swollen feet symptoms swollen ankles and/or swollen feet symptoms symptom checker: symptoms & signs index medical author: melissa conrad stöppler, md related symptoms & signs leg swelling numbness feet swollen joints swelling of the feet and ankles can occur as a result of conditions involving the local extrem. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Have a swollen ankle and foot. Excruciating pain. Thought it was gout. Has felt better in three days. I can't even stan up on it.
I had a metal hitch drop on top of my ankle/foot. Severe pain, swelling, bruising and numbness in toes. What could it be?
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