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Foot And Ankle Pain In The Morning
Left neck vein hurts when slightly pressed, fatigue, right wrist hurts upon movement, knee and ankle pain in the morning, no swelling, esr: 35 1st hour?
RICE/POLICE: Rest ice compression elevation. An update mnemonic is protection optimal loading ice compression elevation. The key is active recovery not just staying off it: first, get swelling down (hence rice), then re-establish range of motion, strength, and finally fine-tune agility/high level activities (ol). Physical therapy can help optimize your outcome. See a sports med specialist to get started. ...Read more
I get an ankle pain when I wake up in the morning whichgoes away once I start walking. What could it be?
Knee and top of ankle pain, swelling, right leg. No injury. Began at end of strep. Pain flares when walking and in morning unexplained bruising/bumps?
See a doctor: These symptoms deserve a detailed evaluation. Without further information and the ability to examine you would not venture a guess, but would definitely see a good clinician. Hope this all works out well. ...Read more
16y M with Congenital icthyosis. Elbow, wrist, knee, ankle joint pain and stiffness. Greater in the morning. Relieved by walking/movement!
Physical Therapy: Congenital Ichthyosis is a genetic disorder; presents at birth with blisters of skin; progresses to thickened, marked scaling of skin; worse over flexural creases of joints & more. Treatment is mainly supportive. Tight skin limits joint range of motion. Increasing your physical activity can help which is why you get relief with movement. See doctor to begin physical therapy; Yoga helps too. ...Read more
What can I do if my tendons and/or ligaments in my heel are too short and causing me chronic foot and ankle pain?
My tendons and/or ligaments in my heel are too short, causing me chronic foot and ankle pain. How can this be treated?
What could b the cause of severe foot and ankle pain during and after walking? Sore to the touch and weight is intolerable. How should I treat?
X-Rays: Pain during and after ambulation that is tender to the touch is indicative of an injury and possibly a fracture in your foot. You should protect the area and be seen in person by a physician for clinical and radiographic evaluation as soon as possible! ...Read more
I severed my Achilles in a bad accident and my recovery has gone terribly. I am a runner. Terrible foot and ankle pain. Is amputation an option?
What are the treatments if my tendons and/or ligaments in my heel are too short, causing me chronic foot and ankle pain?
Tendons: The real question is why are your tendons short. The condition treatment may be as simple as physical therapy all the way to surgical options. You need a full work up to figure it out. Muscle-tendon problems can involve the nerve system as well as the mechanics of the joints and some conditions get worse and some are static. Get a full evaluation. ...Read more
I have mid foot and ankle pain my r side of ankle will go numb hurts to walk I don't think its plantar faiitils b/c my heel doesn't hurt what else?
Could be nerve: You describe 2 sensations of numbness and pain. Compression directly or indirectly of the nerves around the ankle can cause numbness on the foot. This can be from a tendinitis, a sprain, a fracture or can be positional. Hard to know without an exam. See a podiatrist for a proper workup and evaluation. ...Read more
Hand and wrist. Edema and pain with rest, foot and ankle pain and stiffness. With rest, puffy am face, back pain and shoulder pain. Any ideas?
My idea: Would be to visit a doctor. Consider rheumatologist consult. ...Read more
Hurt foot 41/2 weeks ago- got X-ray and negative fracture. Still hurts w/ tingling, pain in foot and ankle, pain shoots in leg, achy,can't walk on long.
Where: The most important indicator in helping you with this would be where you are having pain. Is it on the outer (lateral), inside (medial), front (anterior) or back (posterior) of the ankle. Or, is the feeling of pain deep in the joint itself. There are multiple structures that we evaluate with ankle pain and more information is needed. ...Read more
I have ankle pain in both the foot for over a year now. Can you please suggest a remedy. Thanks- sanyak?
See a podiatrist: In order to find a remedy, you need to first determine why you are having pain. You need the ankles professionally examined, x-rayed and possibly an MRI done to evaluate for bone and/or cartilage injuries. Foot biomechanics or inflammatory conditions could also be to blame. A simple overuse issue should resolve itself. If they have hurt for over a year, get them checked. ...Read more
Get evaluated: Several things could be going on. Cold feet can be a result of poor blood flow. This can cause pain in an extremity. Another possibility is nerve damage which could cause you to believe your foot is cold. Finally, the pain and cold symptoms may be unrelated. Either way, an evaluation by your primary care physician would be a good place to start. ...Read more
Not necessarily: Some people with flatfeet have no problems with pain and others have a whole host of them. If you are having any problems, see a foot and ankle specialist, such as a podiatrist for a complete evaluation. ...Read more
I have had foot pain for months. From the heal to the ball of the foot. It is now causing ankle pain. What is causing this?
Plantar fascitiis: Would be my first thought. The ankle pain can be from compensating secondary to the painful arch. If your foot pronators or flattens when standing this can be contributory as well. ...Read more
I have ankle pain on my right foot since last week. No conditions, no sprains or anything like this... Pain when rotating and pressure applied.?
Unexplained pain: When you have pain somewhere with no obvious explanation — fell, injury, accident — it could be a sign of disease somewhere. Your ankle should be evaluated by a doctor to see if anything significant or worrisome is going on. ...Read more
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