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Foot To Pain
Pain and numbness: Need to consider a peripheral neuropathy and causes are many. Small fiber variants are notorious for causing a combination of pain and numbness, but nerve compression at ankle can cause tarsal tunnel syndrome. In the end to uncover causation, an experienced neurologist can work closely with a podiatrist. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Pain in pelvic area to my hip to my toes and numbness and itchy pain in arch of foot also tingles and fall asleep.Could this be Neuropathy or Sciatica?
Can athletes foot cause a pinky toe to swell up and cause pain half way up a foot to the point of intense pain and unable to walk?
This does not sound: like athlete's foot. Athlete's foot is a fungal infection, which causes a red, itchy and possibly slightly painful rash, but does not cause the kind of pain and swelling you are describing. Please see your doctor to get properly evaluated and treated. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Go to the ER: Calf pain with related numbness below can be a serious sign. You should probably go to the er to make sure you don't have a DVT (blood clot.) another possible serious diagnosis is peripheral arterial disease (pad) in which the pain and numbness are the result of the circulation being cut off. Of course many causes can be benign, but you need to rule out the serious causes first. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: The sacro-iliac (si) joint in the back is located near the roots to the nerves that supply the lower extremity - any swelling in the area can cause irritation/impingement of the roots which control sensory (what you feel), motor (how you move) and autonomic (things that are automatic like swelling) nerves...Talk to your pcp who may refer you to a back specialist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Been to foot spine orthopedic family dr numbness foot leg knee thigh pain in leg no dr can tell me why?
Thigh leg pain: Sometimes the correct diagnosis is difficult to ascertain . Perhaps the best way to obtain an answer is to stick with one specialist and ask for follow up visits and repeat testing . If u only see a dr one time and then move on to a different one , you may confuse the process of getting the correct treatment ...Read more
Using an ankle boot for possible fx and pain in ankle. Have numbness in toes and sole electric pain shoots out. Boot makes these unbearable. Pls help?
Not likley: Sciatic nerve irritation is caused by a back problem or pressure from your thigh muscles and would not be related to swelling in your foot or leg. However, leg swelling can cause nerve type symptoms including burning pain and numbness. I recommend you see a specialist for further evaluation. ...Read more
Having pain in one leg hip area pelvis area sometimes knee to toe what could be the reason walking also uncomfortable?
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
Depends on where it: is , any trauma, diabetes or smoker/ this cuts circulation, never do it , cancer risk too , overweight? puts alot of pressure there , if so lose weight, any redness or warmth? could be infection or gout , see a podiatrist, take aleve and tylenol , if not gone go toa podiatrist , how do your shoes fit/ need soft good wide shoes with good arch supports , if high spike heels not good dear ...Read more