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Is it best to put something cold or hot on swollen ankle?

Is it best to put something cold or hot on swollen ankle?

Cold: As a general rule, ice/cold packs help reduce swelling. Elevation of the swollen part is also helpful. ...Read more

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I am on zoladex (goserelin) treatment for breast cancer. I suffer from severe hot flushes, swollen ankles and pain in joints. Is it normal?

I am on zoladex (goserelin) treatment for breast cancer. I suffer from severe hot flushes, swollen ankles and pain in joints. Is it normal?

Zoladex (goserelin) Side Effects: Yes, these symptoms are often observed as side effects alone or in combination with zoladex (goserelin). As always, it is wise to notify your oncologist so he can monitor your progress and consider these potential side effects in the context of your entire treatment protocol. ...Read more

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Can i put a hot compress on swollen sprain ankle?

Can i put a hot compress on swollen sprain ankle?

Ice in the first : 24-48 hours and after therapy sessions; heat to help things loosen up afterwards. Don't forget the rice principle: rest, ice, compression, elevation in the immediate aftermath of a sprain. ...Read more

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Insect bite? Swollen ankle, hot to touch, very red with dot in middle, what should I do?

Insect bite? Swollen ankle, hot to touch, very red with dot in middle, what should I do?

See your doctor now: Sounds like there is an infection. Best to get it checked out before it gets worse or there is perminant bamage. ...Read more

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Side of ankle is swollen red an hot to touch. Also sinks in when you touch it like it contains water there is no type of bite mark at all

Side of ankle is swollen red an hot to touch. Also sinks in when you touch it like it contains water there is no type of bite mark at all

Get checked: The "sinks in" look is called pitting edema. There is some kind of inflammation occurring but the red/hot is usually an indication of something acute - possibly an infection. Get checked by a podiatrist. Possible conditions include inflammation/arthritis, infection/cellulitis (even without a bite mark), or a metabolic condition called gout. Get checked. ...Read more

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Fiancé works 7 days 12 hours, both ankles are swollen, red and hot to the touch, been like this for 3 days what could this be... On his feet all day..

Fiancé works 7 days 12 hours, both ankles are swollen, red and hot to the touch, been like this for 3 days what could this be... On his feet all day..

I'll keep Standing.: Prolonged standing is a common cause for swollen feet. Standing for 12 hours, 7 days is putting an abnormal stress on the way blood drains from the legs. You see the results, with the swelling. You can certainly try compression socks to assist with the swelling, but in all likelihood, the results will prove less than satisfactory. You simply need to figure out a way to reduce your standing time. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of fleabitis my mothers ankles is red and swollen and hot to the touch...She also has some redness on her upper thigh

What are the symptoms of fleabitis my mothers ankles is red and swollen and hot to the touch...She also has some redness on her upper thigh

Symptoms : Symptoms from flea bites include small red bumps with a red halo around a small hole. This leads to significant itching. Thrombophlebitis symptoms can include pain in the body area where a blood clot has developed in a vein. The vein is tender and warm. There can also be redness and swelling of the part of the body effected. Wasn't exactly sure what you were dealing with, so included info on both. ...Read more

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Why do I have burning hot beat at night and sore and swollen ankles in the morning?

Why do I have burning hot beat at night and sore and swollen ankles in the morning?

You should : See a doctor. Feet should not be swollen in the morning. (assuming you sleep in a bed at night). ...Read more