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Bruised Top Of Foot
Swollen foot. Not red/bruised. Top of foot hurts when I walk or bend my toes. Do I need to see a doc?
1 cm, perfectly circular bruise on top of foot. Very small pinpoint at center. No swelling, redness, raising, etc. What was I bit by? Cause for worry?
Varies: There are a number of possibilities, among the more common and sometimes concerning can be a spider bite, particularly a brown recluse spider. You should seek attention if the area becomes dark appearing or shows any sign of infection such as redness or swelling; or if the size of the area is increasing. ...Read more
Bruise on top of foot last week happened to other side. Tender and looks like on the veins. Some bruising on legs too. What could cause this?
Need to know more: without knowing your medical history , meds on, if injured or examining you it is difficult to answer. ...Read more
Fracture of metatarsal base in foot & sprain on 12/16/2012. Put in hard cast until 1/30/2013. Still have bruise on top of foot. Normal?
Bruise on top of foot, cramping and pain on bottom. Hurts to put weight on it and I did not hit it or drop anything on it. Fracture? Blood clot? Etc?
Have avulsion fracture of 5th metatarsal...26 days ago. Just off crutches and into walking boot. Why am i bruised on top of foot near 2nd/3rd toes?
Bleeding: When i bone breaks it oozes blood. The blood can pool because of gravity and likely ended up near 2nd/3rd toes for you. ...Read more
Swelling/ bruised top of my foot (middle but below 2nd toes) is it a stress fracture? Or what should I do? Been like this for a few months
Played basketball in awful shoes. Didn't feel pain during game. After had pain on ball of foot and bruise color on top of foot. Can I go for a run?
Bruising = injury: Bruising is the visible sign of underlying bleeding. In the foot, this could be bony bleeding from a fracture, or soft tissue bleeding from a ligament or muscle. An orthopaedic evaluation and likely X-rays is warranted to make the diagnosis and be sure you do not do any further damage. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Reddish bruise (but painless?) on top of foot, fading now but quite a large area around it is yellow now. Don't remember bruising it. Is this normal?
No: It's not normal but if there is no pain and its going away, i wouldn't worry. If it becomes a pattern then you need to be checked. ...Read more