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Need more info: Can't answer that without a lot more information. What happened...what hurts....how long.....swelling....limping....past treatments.... ...Read more
I am currently taking acetominophen with codeine 300 mg for a hurt foot and it has caused some itching. Not horrible, just annoying. Is this normal?
I weight 234 and my hurt foot on stairs. If broken will it heal w/out assistance I have no money to go to dr.?
My left foot on inside is very painful from heel to inside of foot. It get puffy. Hardly walk on it by end of day. Did hurt foot a few years back.?
Hurt foot 2wk ago felt burning right away bruising was right away &later that night got redline thru the bruise now bruise is gone and redline isn't?
Get examined: To rule out the possibility of a foot infection ...Read more
Any idea why the bone on the top of my right foot is more pointy than the left. Makes shoes tight and hurts foot?
You may have:
Spurring to the top of the bone known as an exostosis. When the shoe rubs and hurts you this is known as vamp's disease as the part of the shoe that rubs the bone is known as the vamp.
Options include wearing appropropriate shoes or having the bone shaven. ...Read more
Can I get a walkingboot and crutches for my hurt foot. It's swollen. I can't put pressure on it. My parents won't drive me to the hospital! Help me?
Call 911: Call 911 and tell them the problem. ...Read more
Hurt foot: jumped up, landed on it rolled. Swollen and badly bruised, barely any pain. Walking fine w out brace. No dr yet. How long before exercise?
6-8 weeks: 6 to 8 weeks to be safe, but you can swim or bicycle in the meantime. Walking as tolerated. No jogging until pain and swelling are gone. Remember RICE, a mnemonic for rest, ice, elevation, and compression with an ACE bandage for sprains. If pain increases or pain near outer side below knee, see your PC doctor for exam. ...Read more
Hurt foot, can't move toes, hurts to walk, hurts to put any weight, and hurts to put clothes and shoes on.?
See a Podiatrist: Sounds like it might be broken. Find a local podiastrist and inform them you might have broken your foot. ...Read more
Hurt foot 1 week ago. Had x-rays. No fractures, severe sprain. Can't bear weight. How long will pain/swelling last? How long on crutches? Healing time
Depends on the cause: Your pain could be as a result of many different things. A thorough history and physical exam and possibly some laboratory and radiology exams are needed to determine the exact cause. Causes of pain may include: trauma (fracture, sprain, arthritis), infection, metabolic conditions (gout), musculoskeletal or biomechanical abnormality and neurologic conditions (neuropathy). ...Read more
Hurt foot six days ago still bruised and hurts certain way move, but walk ok. Should get checked out? If slight fracture would it really matter since been able to deal with
I suggest: You get checked out. A simple x-ray will determine what to do. ...Read more
Do fractures always show on Initial xray? Fell & hurt foot 1 wk ago. Doc said no fracture but I'm still in pain and can't walk.
Can miss it: A fracture can be missed if it is not displaced. Re-checking the film after a few days can help as the first step in healing a fracture is some bone resorption and this makes a hairline fracture more apparent. ...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.
My 5 year old jumped off trampoline and hurt foot. Xray fine but now is throwing up and cant walk on it. Possible stress fracture xray didn't show?
Foot sprain: Inability to bear weight is expected in this kind of isolated trauma. Stress fractures occur in the context of extended athletics and are unusual in this age of child with this kind of mechanism. If the fall was not witnessed by an adult, then you can't be sure the child didn't hit his head, in which case vomiting is a concern. Call your pediatrician now to sort out next steps. ...Read more
Go see your doctor: If you hurt and can't rest enough for your body to heal, go see your doc for an evaluation, diagnosis & treatment plan. If you've sustained a fracture, you might need a cast & crutches. Or you might get away w/just crutches. But before we can discuss treatment options, we need to know what's wrong. And for that, we need to examine you. So go see your doc! ...Read more
If im 30 and taking levoflaxin experiencing foot pain is it coincidence? I have not hurt my foot just woke up this way.
I hurt my foot a month ago and my whole foot still hurts and sometimes my ankel with it just throbs in pain what should I do?
Xray: See your. Dr for xray. Off your foot don't walk in it ...Read more
I tripped and hurt my foot this morning and it hurts super bad just to walk or stand. Also thr part that I hit on something is blackish...
Hurt my foot and now there is brusing all over the top off my foot and the brusing is getting worse and spreading always hurt to touch I should doA+E?
Could you have fractured a bone? Since the bruising is spreading it would be prudent to see a doctor to ascertain if an x-ray needs to be done.
Wish you good health! ...Read more
I hurt my foot the other night dancing I landed on the side of it, I felt something's crackle and now it is sen sit ice to the touch. What should I do?
See a doctor: If you landed on the outside of your foot when your heard the crackle, and it is now painful, swollen and/or bruised, you very well could have broken a bone. Getting an x-ray will help in determining that, and help start you on appropriate treatment. ...Read more
If: Pain after a week you may have a fracture that's needs immobilization so get x-ray form podiatrist. ...Read more
Is it OK to exercise bare foot at home as I'm just using a exercise band and no jumping involved. Will it hurt my foot?
Exercise: Your feet should be OK if you start slowly and increase the duration of your exercise with exercise bands each week. If any redness or soreness develops on the bottom of your feet, you should make an appointment with primary physician and possible x-ray of affected foot. ...Read more