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Calcium Deposit On Ankle Bone
I am 24.I have pain in front bones of legs below knee and in ankle bone. It increases on walking faster. I had x-ray, calcium, vit d, but got no benefit.
Bone is a living growing tissue made mostly of collagen (protein that provides soft framework) & the mineral calcium phosphate that adds strength & hardens the framework. Two types of bone are found in the body; cortical (dense compact outer layer) & trabecular (makes up inner layer, ...Read more
When I walk or sit, I hear sound from knee and ankle bone. May be due to deficiency of calcium but I do drink milk or take yogurt on daily basis.
Has nothing to do: With intake of milk or yogurt.Get a more detailed answer ›
Have a nonunion fracture R ankle. Now have bone loss and weird calcium deposits. In The Fracture. How do they usually treat this?
More stuff.....: These conditions are evaluated and treated on a case by case basis. More information is needed to even discuss the possible treatment options. ...Read more
Its been 3week now for left ankle fabula stable frx which calcium and D3 tablet best for me to healup bones. Want name of that?
Just generic calcium citrate is generally better absorbed all d3's are about the same
get your vit d level checked you want it >50. ...Read more
This could be a issue that you need to have looked at.
There can be a tendon that moves around a structure (bone) and this can tear the tendon. Easier to take care of before real damage is done. ...Read more
Several things: This problem mandates a real-time (face-to-face) meeting with a doctor. A history has to be taken along with a examination as well as labs and other tests. Only after all this will your doctor be in a position to tell you what's wrong and what needs to be done to help you. ...Read more
rest - don't walk around a lot on it if it hurts to.
Ice - ice compresses, 20 minutes every hour.
Compression - wrap in an ace bandage or a neoprene wrap.
Elevation - put your foot up on a chair, ideally elevate above the heart if it's really swollen.
If it's not getting better in a day or two go see a doctor. ...Read more
I just noticed a small, painless and firm bump above my inner ankle bone. It seems fixed. What could this be?
Either: See superman, who has x-ray vision, or, if he's not available, go to a podiatrist or orthopedist and get an x-ray. What you're calling a contusion might really be a fracture. I assume you have no underlying medical conditions like diabetes that would delay healing. Also, since inflammation is part of healing, taking anti-inflammatory medications will also delay healing. Hope this helps. Good luck. ...Read more
Tendonitis possibly.: See a doctor for a proper evaluation. X-rays may be necessary. ...Read more
Can take a while: It can take several months but it is possible that it may not heal. It may need to be removed if it is affecting the joint. ...Read more
Knot: It is impossible to know from the information provided. I would recommend that you see your podiatrist and look into this. If it is nothing at least you will know. If it is something that needs to be addressed you will have it covered. ...Read more
Several things: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. Only after a thorough evaluation, including examination and possibly labs and other tests, can your doctor correctly diagnose you and treat you effectively. ...Read more
Pressure and elevate: To start. If still bleeding heavily or very deep, get medical attention. ...Read more
3 months ago I hit the outer part of my ankle hard (on a pointed corner) in the hollow area around the ankle bone. Shouldn't it be healed by now?
Even if there was a fracture, it should be healed in three months.
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Perineal tendon: It sounds like your peroneal tendon is subluxing over yor lateral malleolus due to a tear in the retinaculum (fibrous tissue band) that would normally hold it in place see your podiatric surgeon and it can be repaired. ...Read more
Is a possibility, however x-rays would be helpful in making your diagnosis,
misalignment of the talus bone or peri talar subluxation can happen with a severe flatfoot as well. ...Read more
Which is it called when a tendon pulls off an ankle bone and pulls a small piece of bone with it?
Ankle: As said, this is called an avulsion fracture. ...Read more
Pain on the outside of my left leg starting about an inch above my ankle bone and going up about 1.5"?
Many possibilities: Your pain could be as a result of many different things. A thorough history and physical exam and possibly some laboratory and radiology exams are needed to determine the exact cause. Causes of pain may include: trauma (fracture, sprain, arthritis), infection, metabolic conditions (gout), musculoskeletal or biomechanical abnormality and neurologic conditions (neuropathy). ...Read more
An X-ray report (of my ankle) said, " incidental benign bone island in the talus" what does this mean?
Bone island: Basically just means some extra bone usually only a problem if it is interfering with a joint. ...Read more
I am wondering why both of my ankles burn right at the ankle bone. .. This has been going in for about 2 weeks. .. It started with one?
Think arthritis: Especially if there is no history of injury. Seeing a podiatrist or orthopedist can provide a proper diagnosis and appropriate treatment. Good luck. ...Read more
Hi I twisted my ankle 3 weeks ago I'm still in pain, and sometimes my whole leg feels heavy! It almost looks like my ankle bone is stickin out?
Tendon issues: Some of these long standing ankle sprains are not ankle sprains at all. Posterior tibial tendon issues will give ankle pain, severe swelling and a falling of the arch making the tibial ankle bone seem to stick out. ...Read more
Amonth ago I rolled my ankle&felt immediate sharp pain, I have iced etc. But I still have sharp pain around ankle bone and up my ankle, any tips?
I am 8 days in a backslab due to sprained ankle. I'm having regular pain-free spasms slightly above and back from the ankle bone - is this normal?
Yes: However, by definition spasms are always painful so I doubt true spasms. ...Read more
I sprained my ankle just over 6 months ago and the last few weeks its started to hurt a lot on the back and the outside around the ankle bone. Why?
When you have a bad sprain, the ligament around the joint becomes stretched, after the joint healed, the ligament will be weaker than before, and becomes vulnerable to mutiple small sprain that we do not recognized until the pain becomes noticeable.
need to wear an ankle suport, wear high top sneakers. Stretch the ankle muscle adequatly daily, and see a specialist if pain persisted. ...Read more
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