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Bruised Foot Injury
Need X-ray: You need to get your foot/ankle checked and x-rays taken in order to determine if a fracture is present. If this is a recent injury, the tightness can be from swelling from both conditions. However, it is important to diagnose the correct condition so proper treatment can be rendered. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
A life-threatening injury (critical injury) is a condition in which a person has a severe injury that has caused or can cause death, paralysis, or major disability. Examples include gunshot wounds to the head, chest, or abdomen; knife wounds to any major artery, chest, or abdomen; large burns; severed limbs; multiple fractures ...Read more
Go to your Doctor: I am sorry to report but there is nothing in your question upon which to base an answer. But, I do know that anatomy after an injury can in no way be diagnosed on the internet. One needs an exam, in person, and possibly an x-ray. ...Read more
Many reasons possibl: A bruised swollen toe can occur due to an injury such as a contusion or a fracture. Infection can also cause swelling and a bruised feeling, commonly an ingrown toenail can cause these symptoms. Another possible reason is an acute gout attack. The best answer for you is to go see a foot specialist and have your foot xrayed and evaluated. ...Read more
Foot tingling: You might experience foot tingling if you suffer an injury to the outside of the knee where the common peroneal nerve is located, as this nerve is superficial and pass over the head of the fibula ( skinny long bone in the lower leg). This nerve splits in two and ends in the foot. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Bone healed in 5 th metatarsal fracture.. Does nerve damage cause swelling & pain in foot ankle leg thigh and my hip? Ankle cracks some painfull
Ankle pain, no injury. Start with heel pain on L, ankle, move to achilles, outer ankle bone, then L ankle can't bear weight. Then, R outer ankle bone?
Bruises: Do not last that long....Not normal....Get a more detailed answer ›
Foot Injury: At around 4:30pm today I hit my foot, smallest toe is slightly cut into, vertically. And ring toe is bruised under the nail. Pulsing?
The pulsing is from-: -the blood under the nail of the toe not cut. If the cut on little toe is superficial , keep clean with soap & water, if deep, & bone is exposed, U need it cleaned & sutured. The nail can B decompressed & the same visit. 1 like the image needs just care 2 keep it clean. If the nail with blood under it can B treated if becomes intolerable ...Read more
I fell over recently and hurt my foot, it is very swollen and bruised and quite tender, i can still walk on it but i'm just a little worried?
I fell and hurt my foot, but there is no swelling or bruising and the pain keeps getting worse especially with excercize or weight on it. What is it?
Hurt my foot 2 months ago had a tiny bruise on top of base of big toe now my big toe hurts all the time and feels stiff ?
Podiatrist: Consult a podiatrist to evaluate and advise you. An xray may be advised. The question is whether the toe was fractured and/or whether joint damage occurred. ...Read more
I hurt my foot mall walking a few weeks ago. The pain is lingering. There's no bruising, swelling/etc. Should i see a dr? There was no pain at first, it came later that night. I wrapped it and stayed off of it. It healed & i went mall walking again afte
I hurt my foot by dropping a sofa bed on it. It is very tender, swallow, bruised. But I am able to walk on it, but t does hurt?
I fell down some concrete steps & hurt my foot last night its swollen and bruised & can't walk on it and it's tingling/burning.. What should I do?
See your doctor: You may have fractured a bone based on your description. See your doctor soon for further evaluation. ...Read more
I hurt my foot and my second toe is highly bruised and I can't bend it if I try it hurts, and the area around all of my toes is very sore if it moves.
You need to be: assesed in the ER to make sure you have not fractured your foot/toe. an x-ray is indicated. The fact that you bruised it means that some trauma to the area has occurred and lack of mobility with pain can often be related to bone fractures. Take care. ...Read more
Landed on my heel playing basketball on Tuesday and is still tender and sore- it did not bruise, should i be concerned?
Hurt my foot
Depends: If the pain is not getting better, you should see a doctor as an x-ray may be needed to rule out bone injury. ...Read more
Hurt my foot a week ago, felt a click.Can walk on it but its sore and bit swollen around the forefoot no bruising.It can't be broken?
Why not?: It certainly can...You would need an xray to know. What was the trauma? ...Read more
Hurt my foot last week pinky side the bone beneath the toe has gone bruised very purple and swollen since Sunday can’t put pressure on it?
Need to examine:
You may have fractured a bone and may need x-ray examination. It would be prudent to see your doctor for an evaluation.
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Reinjury: Your ligaments and tendons always will be weak after a prior injury. ...Read more
I have developed morton's neuroma after a foot injury from kick boxing in november. How long will this take to go away?
May not: If you have a true morton's neuroma and have had symptoms for greater than 6 months, then conservative care may not resolve your problem. Neuromas are scaring and inflammation to the nerve sheath and the nerve itself. If the nerve is damaged, then it will usually not return to normal. Many times surgical excision is necessary. Discuss with your foot doctor. Dr l. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have not been able to exercise due to an overuse foot injury.Healing is taking forever and i'm getting depressed. What will help me?
See a physician: If you crushed your foot you should see a podiatrist. Aside from broken bones of primary concern would be the formation of a compartment syndrome where the muscles swell in a confined facial compartment cutting off circulation to the foot and damaging nerves. This can be limb threatening. ...Read more
Foot surgery is any surgical procedure or treatment involving cutting involving the foot. Foot surgery is often categorized by skin and soft tissue procedures, forefoot surgery, or rearfoot surgery. However, some insurance companies (ie: medicare) categorize cutting of toenails as "surgery" on ...Read more
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