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I landed on my foot from the air in dance and now it hurts when I flex my foot. Should I get it checked out? It is as if I landed on my foot while it was pointed and rolled over.

I landed on my foot from the air in dance and now it hurts when I flex my foot. Should I get it checked out? It is as if I landed on my foot while it was pointed and rolled over.

Absolutely: Pain after trauma at minimum sounds like a sprain. May have injured a tendon, or even bone in some capacity. See a podiatrist or orthopedic foot and ankle specialist. ...Read more

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I'm having pain in mid foot & ankle pain when I squeeze my toes it hurts when I flex my foot upwards it hurts what could b causing this pain?

I'm having pain in mid foot & ankle pain when I squeeze my toes it hurts when I flex my foot upwards it hurts what could b causing this pain?

Go to podiatrist: See the podiatrist to be properly examined. There are numerous differentials that can be causing this pain ranging from swelling, contusion, nerve irritation, tenodnitits or even a fracture. A proper evaluation and work up is needed. ...Read more

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My foot hurts when I walk hurts when flex my foot up I had a stress fracture in foot about 9 months ago what else could it b?

My foot hurts when I walk hurts when flex my foot up I had a stress fracture in foot about 9 months ago what else could it b?

Have a foot exam...: Your stress fracture 9 months ago may have been more than just the bone injury. There are several soft tissue structures that overlay the top of the foot. There are tendons and ligaments which may have been damaged. Have the foot checked properly. See a podiatrist for a full foot exam. You had a bone scan and ct scan, but an MRI is a better diagnostic test to evaluate the soft tissue. ...Read more

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My ankle hurts with flexion and weight bearing. No apparent injury. Jumped on a trampoline and then ran last night (a short distance with my son). Woke up with pain about 5-6/10. No swelling or bruising that I can see. Hurts outside of ankle and on the to

My ankle hurts with flexion and weight bearing. No apparent injury. Jumped on a trampoline and then ran last night (a short distance with my son). Woke up with pain about 5-6/10. No swelling or bruising that I can see. Hurts outside of ankle and on the to

R/O STRESS FRACTURE: You need to rule out a stress fracture vs ankle sprain. Get X-rays of the ankle, If negative MRI of the ankle and potentially a bone scan is indicated. A stress fracture takes awhile to heal and you may need pain medication and close follow up. For now RICE, Rest /ICE/COMPRESSION/ELEVATION. ...Read more

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Are there any calf muscles used in foot flexion?

Are there any calf muscles used in foot flexion?

Yes: When plantarflexing the foot you are using both your gastrocnemius and soleus muscles in your calf. ...Read more

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Can sitting @ computer chair for many years w/ foot behind leg of chair + foot in a plantar flexion cause damage to Achilles and/or surrounding area?

Can sitting @ computer chair for many years w/ foot behind leg of chair + foot in a plantar flexion cause damage to Achilles and/or surrounding area?

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I have a history of compartment sydrome /fasciotomy to my left foot. I'm having an "electrical" shooting pain to 3 toes upon plantar flexion of my foot.

I have a history of compartment sydrome /fasciotomy to my left foot. I'm having an "electrical" shooting pain to 3 toes upon plantar flexion of my foot.

Compartment syndorme: You state you had a fasciotomy, so there may be scar tissue near a nerve that is being pinched or pressured with plantarflexion. See your surgeon for assistance. ...Read more

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Sometimes flexion of random body part (middle finger, foot, upper arm), causes painful spasm. Often get "stuck" in crampy flexion. What is this?

Sometimes flexion of random body part (middle finger, foot, upper arm), causes painful spasm. Often get "stuck" in crampy flexion. What is this?

It is hard to tell: You might have some probelm with your blood electrolytes or have a low calcium level. If it is happening frequently, you should go see your doctor and get an examination done. He will likely check your blood electrolytes including calcium level. ...Read more

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Pain in my left wrist and left ankle upon flexion of either part. Could this issue be tendon and interrelated.?

Pain in my left wrist and left ankle upon flexion of either part. Could this issue be tendon and interrelated.?

Wrist and ankle pain: The most common cause of wrist pain is from alignment injury and can be treated conservatively with rest, over the counter analgesics (if no medical contraindications) and compression. Other common causes include carpal tunnel syndrome, a nerve compression at the wrist. Ankle pain is commonly related to sprain and treated similarly with rest, ice, compression and elevation. ...Read more

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Knee pain in back of the knee just above the calf, to the outside of the knee radiating to the ankle. Pain with prolonged weight baring & flexion caus

Knee pain in back of the knee just above the calf, to the outside of the knee radiating to the ankle. Pain with prolonged weight baring & flexion caus

Bakers Cyst: This is common in people who stand up for a long time. It develops on the back of you knee, the popliteal fossa, and presses on a the proneal nerver which causes the pain to shoot down to you ankle. Need and orthopedic consult. ...Read more

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Could I have torn ant tib tendon? Ultrasound burn at pt caused ant tib tenosynovitis & chiro perform forced flexion. At rest, footdrop & arch folding.

Could I have torn ant tib tendon? Ultrasound burn at pt caused ant tib tenosynovitis & chiro perform forced flexion. At rest, footdrop & arch folding.

May be tendon tear: Based on the history you provided you may have sustained a tendon injury. An examination by a foot and ankle specialist is in order with an MRI examination likely to be ordered. The anterior tibial tendon is a major dorsiflexor of the foot. Without it functioning properly you would likely suffer a foot drop. There are other causes of foot drop and these should be ruled out. ...Read more

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Both of my shins hurt for the last few days, but I have done no out of the ordinary exercise, only hurts when I flex foot up or am walking?

See a podiatrist: The most common cause of "shin splints" which is a common name for this condition is feet that turn too much toward the arch when walking/standing/running. Good arch supports customized to your foot usually solves the problem. ...Read more

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I recently noticed a pain on the top of my right foot when I dorsiflex it. It is about midfoot on the left side and hurts when I flex it to the right.

I recently noticed a pain on the top of my right foot when I dorsiflex it. It is about midfoot on the left side and hurts when I flex it to the right.

Could be a Tibialis: Could be an Tibialis Anterior tendinitis. This is just based on the region and activity that you describe. Without X-ray I don't want to give a definitive diagnosis. I have seen many of these and generally ice and rest as well as changing your shoe gear to something that does not run or cut on that area. ...Read more

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Hi. For the past week or so I've had pain on the tops of both feet. It hurts when I flex my toes up/down. I can rest my feet, then standing hurts, too?

Tendinitis: The the info you provided it seems like you have tendinitis of the extensor tendons in the top of your foot. You need to rest, ice, compress and elevate your foot. OTC anti-inflammatory medication will also help to decrease your pain. ...Read more

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I rolled my r ankle doesn't hurt to walk but soon as I'm still it hurts & its swollen hurts wen I flex my foot or move my ankle I missed a step & roll?

Need to be examined: The extent of an ankle sprain is hard to determine. The amount of pain and swelling varies. You need to see a podiatrist or orthopod to determine if the ankle ligaments were seriously damaged, and have the ankle immobilized for a while ...Read more

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My feet hurts a lot and get stuck?

My feet hurts a lot and get stuck?

Need examination: There can be different types of feet problems. The sticking of the toes suggests possible tendon locking. Toe pain can be related to the joints, tendons, bursas, nerve compression. Is there swelling? Have the toes been pulled in different directions? Have you had x-rays? Do you have medical problems that can also cause joint problems. We need different data to help you. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your feet hurt?

What does it mean when your feet hurt?

You have a: Problem. That's the body's way of telling you something is wrong. ...Read more

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What is causing my feet to hurt at night?

What is causing my feet to hurt at night?

More info: Needed.
Could be from walking on them the whole day....and you may have a biomechanical issue, like flatfoot, or you may have a herniated disc or the likes which causes radiculopathy to the feet. I would examine those possibilities. ...Read more

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Both my feet are swelled I did not hurt them

Both my feet are swelled I did not hurt them

Have: Have you been staying on your feet a lot lately? It could be that it's from standing on them too long which causes the blood to stay there more and not be able to circulate back to your body more efficiently. If it is only one-time occurence, you should try to just soak your feet in lukewarm epsom salt water and the swelling will go down. If the swelling has occured more than one time, then it's better to discuss this with your physician. It could be coming from hypertension or venous insufficiency. ...Read more

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What cause the left, ball of your feet to hurt?

What cause the left, ball of your feet to hurt?

Lots of stuff: Could a broken bone, a strain, a skin problem. Would need more information and an exam. Please see your doctor. ...Read more

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What's good for treating hurt feet for a diabetic?

Hurt feet: Poorly controlled diabetes can certainly lead to foot problems and must be carefully treated as soon as possible.
How are you checking your blood sugar and what blood glucose levels are you getting? ...Read more

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What can cause my calve and under my feet to hurt?

Referred pain: Check to see if you have fallen arches or flat feet. Check with a podiatrist to see if you need orthosis. ...Read more

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Why are my feet so icy cold that it actually hurts?

Why are my feet so icy cold that it actually hurts?

Feel cold or touch?: If they always feel cold but are not cold when touching with your hand or someone elses then it is probably a form of neuropathy. If they are actually cold to touch of the hand then it may be a vascular related condition. Is there any skin color changes such as bluish or red? That is often associated with circulation. ...Read more

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Why do my feet constantly hurt even when I sit down?

Swelling: It would help with more information but assuming this is pain in feet while standing for long periods of the day and when you sit they still hurt suggests the possibilty of some venous insufficiency that uually is good in the morning and at the end of the day the pain is there. If you check your legs for swelling and elevate the legs, pain should be better. Please be evaluated by a physician. ...Read more