Doctor insights on:
How To Get A Wooden Splinter Out Of A Toddlers Foot
My daughter has a splinter in her foot and its so small yhat I can't reach it with twizzers, what is the best way to get it out fast? Help
I use a needle: When these come into the office it is often because parents have not been able to get them out. I rely on magnification/light & the business end of an injection needle to scoop the splinter out. If it is superfical enough, i don't need to numb the area with anesthetic. If the splinter is very small and the kid has no pain while walking, you could leave it alone. Some will work themselves out. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
Things that look like splinters some dark some white keep coming out of bottom of foot u can watch them come get it out more come extreme pain what do?
See a foot doc: This doesn't sound like splinters....Get a more detailed answer ›
My one year old has a small splinter or small piece of glass in her foot and it hurts her every time she move it how can I get it out unpainfully?
See a doctor: If you has problem to remove, please see your doctor and he/she might can do that with proper tool ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
Got metal splinter in foot and white puss is coming out, i can't get it out. Will it draw out itself?
Foreign body: Not necessarily. And the fact that you have pus coming out of the foot shows that there is an infectious process. I would recommend evaluation by a podiatrist asap. If you can't be seen, go to the er. You need someone to look at the foot, get the metal out, place you on antibiotics and make sure your tetanus status is up to date. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
Take toddler: To the foot doc.Get a more detailed answer ›
Is it true that if you get a thorn/splinter in your foot for example, it can somehow go up into your body, into your heart, etc.? Thank you
No: There is no common circumstance where that could happen. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
What is the best way to get a splinter that is deep under the skin in the ball of my foot out. Painful to walk?
Would avoid: "Bathroom surgery". If the credit card trick - scrape against the splinter didn't work - I would not dig for it. The simplest option is to see a podiatrist. P.S. When was your last tetanus shot? Take care. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
I have mild foot arthritis & take ibuprofen for it. Occasionally I get 1 splinter hemorrhage on 1 fingernail. Can NSAIDs cause splinter hemorrhages?
Too much: Pressure on the plantar fascia. I suggest you stop wearing them. Try crocks. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
Be sure it is : Be sure you have athlete's foot (tinea pedis). Many conditions can look like it but are something else, like dyshidrotic eczema, contact dermatitis or bacterial infection. If you're uncertain, have your doctor examine you for proper diagnosis. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- How to get a deep splinter out of your foot?
- How to get a splinter out of my baby daughters mouth?
- How to get a cramp out of your neck?
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- How to get rid of a verruca on the bottom of my foot?
- How to get water out of an ear after a week?
- How to get rid of a foot blister?
- How to get rid of a callous on my foot?
- Talk to a pediatrician online