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I Think I Might Have Broken My Ankle Or Foot Where Can I Go For Cheapest Xray
My 5 year son had an X-ray of his foot bc of pain and on-going limp. Dr. Said he had grown an extra growth plate in his ankle. Does that sound right?
I think he was : Trying to tell you your sox's growth plate is still open and this is why there was pain. This is known as apophysitis, was the pain in the heel? This is a common problem in children. Sometimes, the pain and the limp can be present for months....... ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
See a physician : This is a significant fall from a height and it's best to have a complete evaluation. You have soreness in the ankle and an x-ray is a good idea. Not only of the foot but of the lumbar spine to ensure you have not sustained any compression fractures of the spine. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Child has really flat feet causing pain and ankles look like they are rolling inwards. Shoukd she have X-ray done?
Unable to walk on ankle/foot for about 3 months now. X ray shows not broken. Specialist in 1 month but till then any advice? This is ruining my life!!
MORE INFO: This is too little information to diagnose your problem. ...Read more
I have a hard lump on my foot near my ankle....this disappears then returns....my dr sent me for x-ray but nothing showed up as the lump had gone sinc?
Son's ankle and foot sprain still painful after almost 5 weeks. Doesn't seem to be healing right . Is another X-ray necessary at this point ?
See an Ortho Surgeon: He needs to be re-evaluated to ensure another injury is not also present, and to modify treatment to properly address ongoing symptoms (if needed). Bracing may be needed, etc. Re-imaging with x-rays or other imaging modalities may be needed based on physical examination findings. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
They said X-ray says no breaks but ankle , top of foot all swollen and purple...Is it possible it was misdiagnosed? Can't bear much weight .
Ankle Sprain: X-rays only show bone. When you injure your ankle you can injure the ligaments. Ankle sprains can cause severe pain, swelling and purpura. This is all due to the fact that rupturing of ligaments and small vessels occur. Since no fractures were seen your best bet is to treat as a sprain. This is usually treated with rest, ice, compression and elevation ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had ankle sprain since last October. I stepped on other's foot during a basketball game. Nothing serious from x-ray report. How could I recover?
Apart from X-ray what r obvious signs of fractured ankle/foot it's swollen can walk but painful to swells more wen i do?
Difficult to tell: Clinically, it is difficult to differentiate an ankle fracture from a bad sprain. A rule of thumb generally used is that if you can bear weight or walk, it is less likely you have a fracture. If you have continued pain it is best to see a physician. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer