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Foot Trauma In Children
Can a full body impact trauma, cause over active bladder? & collapsed foot? What effects can full body impact truma cause?
Here are some...: OAB has been common and its underlying causes are unclear for most cases. As to if high-impact body truama induces OAB, it remains unknown, but high impact (that is high acceleration or deceleration) may shatter all tissues including muscles, joints, and nerve fibers, from which it may potential leave behind its lingering effect. Analyzing the sequence of event & physical exam will help elucidate. ...Read more
What can cause extreme pain in my foot with no physical injury? Feels like a bowlingball was dropped on it with no visible trauma.
Foot is puffy near the malleolus, no pain except if I push the area near the tendon which is quite brim but has a normal color. No trauma.
Tendinitis perhaps: Always hard to tell without actually examining it, but a overuse type of tendinitis can occur due to repetitive motion or sudden increase in intensity of a motion in a body part not used to it. General trwatment is ice 15-20 min 3 times a day and NSAIDs. Decrease your amount or intensity of activity, and if not improving after a few days to a week, see your doctor. ...Read more
Possibly: The relationship of trauma to the onset of fm is a hotly debated subject. Imo, it can seemingly occur after modest trauma. ...Read more
RSD: After trauma to a lower extremity, a condition called rsd may develop. Rsd is known as reflex sympathetic dystrophy. It can lead to a painful, cold limb. Fibromyalgia is a condition affecting more than one region. Fibromyalgia is a disorder characterized by widespread musculoskeletal pain accompanied by fatigue, sleep, memory and mood issues. ...Read more
Have had tibia fibula and calcaneum trauma. Reconstruction has left me with twisted foot. Is this normal.
I have vibration in my left foot, no trauma to foot. Could it be from sitting too much where I get back pain occasionally? I sit 12h a day at work
Pinched nerve: Sounds like you may have a pinched nerve in the back Often patients will develop numbness, tingling, and pain that radiates from the back down the leg. Depending on the nerve that is pinched, it will affect different parts of the leg. Over time, weakness may develop as well. I would recommend getting it checked out. You may need an EMG and/or MRI ...Read more
My foot started to ache in the arch area while I'm walking and it feels like something is being stretched. I had no traumas. What could it be?
Plantar fascitiis: Try an arch support.Get a more detailed answer ›
I have a hard bone like knot on top my foot below the ancle. It doesn't hurt and don't move no trauma. I've had it there maybe 2 years. What is it?
(bony "bump"s) are very common on the foot (the most common place is the heel (Heel "spur"
Unless it causes a problem. (shoe fitting etc)
Hope this is helpful
Dr Z ...Read more
Is it possible to have compartment syndrome in medial compartment of foot w/o trauma? Tested w/ stryker needle. +cs pressure of 41 (starting at 125)
Trauma is not the only reason a foot could swell, though likely the most common to cause the compartment syndrome.
With the reading obtained if accurate this would signify elevated reassure consistent with compartment syndrome. Clinical exam should help guide therapy. The two docs should come to a consensus or ask for a weird opinion. ...Read more
Middle toe on 1 foot is swollen and hurts when I curl it (feels like a rock is under it). When unbent feels fine, all other toes are fine. No trauma?
Possible tendonitis: You may have a flexor tendonitis. If there are no color or temperature changes to the toe: ice it for about 10 minutes 3 times a day. Try taping it to the 4th toe to help reduce movement and wear shoes with a rigid sole. The less you move the toe the better it should feel and faster it should feel better. Icing will reduce inflammation and help with pain. ...Read more
Possibly: While infection may create inflamation with associated swelling, unilateral leg or lower extremity swelling is also associated with other conditions including a DVT and should be evaluated promptly. ...Read more
I am normally healthy but after recent trauma to my foot (10 stitches to top of my foot) I have swollen foot after short time. What can I do?
Pain on lateral side of foot, under malleolus and along cuboid and 5th metatarsal. Manifested spontaneously (no trauma), and worsened over 3 days.?
I have unbearable pain on the heel of my right foot especially when I weight bear on it. Not trauma related. Been there for 3 months. Daily pain but foot feels better when elevated and rested. Releived also with anti inflammatories.
Several possibilities: It may not be due to trauma in the strictest sense, but could be the consequence of micro trauma due to overuse. This would be consistent with plantar fasciitis and or periostitis. Your symptoms are also suggestive of a gouty heel. To remove all doubt have a specialist begin a series of tests to get to the root cause. ...Read more
Been having foot problem for a few days, pain in left ankle and arch, No major trauma, just been on feet on hard floors and hard outside surfaces?
2 weeks very intensive throbbing pain in right big toe. Nothing to see at all. No trauma. Sometimes similar pain in other toes in both feet. Why?
My husband is experiencing unexplained discomfort and a little swelling in his right foot. He does not recall any trauma - no bruising. Thoughts?
My foot suffered a trauma and I don't know if I should go to the hospital. I just buddy taped my big toe because it's in lots of pain. So should I?
Fracture big toe-yes: A broken big toe should probably be seen, a lesser toe can be buddy taped. I do think most toe fractures should be x-rayed to see if the alignment of the fracture is good ...Read more
Sudden pain proximal tibia no trauma can't weight bear much feels like my leg is slowly breaking wen I do step especially stepping on front of foot?
Cause of intermittent pulsating sensation on top of foot? No trauma to the feet, no pain. May back/spine contribute? Sensation felt only when sitting.
Under Pressure.: Intermittent pulsating on top of foot sounds as though you are describing blood, under pressure, flowing through an artery. The specified location could possibly include the dorsalis pedis artery. The pulsing may or may not be affected by the act of sitting as opposed to standing. To remove all doubt, an evaluation by a number of specialist could help resolve your concerns. ...Read more
I was doing an advanced exercise in PT for a split tendon in ankle where my left foot kept hitting the ground hard. No blunt force trauma to the rib.
What's your question: Unable to ascertain what you want to know???? ...Read more
What would cause pins and needles sensation on one side of my face and the top of my left foot. There is also occasional "foot lock". No hx of trauma?
I've had a lot of pain on bottom of my feet over the weekend. Not getting better. Saw podiatrist on Friday. Pain was mostly left foot, but now is on both feet. Not in any accident or other major trauma
Active, 125lb, 32 year old female. Pain in the joint of the big toe, and top of the right foot. No specific injury or trauma.?
Arthritic Changes?: You may have arthritic changes leading to hallux limitus. See your foot specialist for further investigation and treatment options. ...Read more
Hi. I feel a light pain in the lower part of my left knee when I run. Never had trauma. My left foot is overpronating, could it affect that?
Over pronating can cause patella (knee cap) dysfunction, which can hurt. Over pronation can worsen while running due to fatigue, causing excessive rotation of the tibia (shinbone).
This issue should be easy to control with arch supports. Try over the counter supports, find a professional if they are not enough. ...Read more
Sharp pain on outside of my foot, upper middle. No trauma occurred but skin is tender and red. Happened 2 months ago and spread under foot. Any idea?
Yes, I have an idea: See your doctor. Anything that is painful or tender with erythema present for 2 months and is spreading should not be ignored. Do not be satisfied with Doctor Google. ...Read more
Skin on my foot hurts when anything rubs it like a sheet but not to bend or walk for a week. No bruise or trauma in that area. What could explain it?
Hyper nerve issue: Could be nerve issue called CRPS. It's a serious nerve injury provoking it ie bumping toe to corners or trauma or contusion in past ...Read more