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Itchy Swollen Foot
Just means fluid is collecting in the tissues. When only 1 foot is swollen, it usually means the cause is local (something going on with in the foot), but if both feet are swollen, it usually means your body is retaining fluid, and the only reason it's showing up in the feet is that gravity thing. If you stood on your head all day, ...Read more
Ice and a topical: Antifungal but if no improvement see a foot doc. I would make sure your sneakers are the correct size as well.See 1 more doctor answer
Red/purple rash on foot on holiday, not itchy but very tingly, rash has burning sensation in sun, entire foot swelling to large size nochange in4 days?
Med eval: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed.See 2 more doctor answers
yes: Until you find out the cause of the swelling is better to rest the foot, elevated. Swelling could be a symptom of a worse problem.See 1 more doctor answer
Depends on reason: A swollen foot could be due to bad veins, injury, infection, airplane flight or long trip, blood clot, heart failure, or a number of other different causes. If simply swollen due to a sprain, resting the foot, raising the foot, applying ice, and wrapping with a bandage can help. If reason unknown, best to be evaluated.See 2 more doctor answers
I suggest you: See your doctor. I know you may want to just swallow a pill, but why do you have what you have is more important right now. Then and only then, can a correct treatment plan be made. Please call your doctor today.
See below: If you have an infection with drainage and fever.
Swelling: You don't mention when the surgery took place or the site in the foot. Swelling is normal but should diminish over time. See your surgeon for assistanceSee 2 more doctor answers
2 year old has red slightly swollen itchy palms, no other symptoms nothing on her feet. Only her palms?
Red palms: Could be contact dermatitis check to see what her hands touch or the toys she plays with check if there is peeling if so she definatly needs to be checked
Tonighti suddenly got a swollen spot on the bottom of my foot just below the ball of my foot. It was kinda itchy at first but hurts. Its soft & redish?
Possible infection: There could be a foreign body in your foot with associated early infection. I would recommend that you have it examined by a physician, in case antibiotics are warranted.
Lots of things: There are many causes of swelling (edema) of just one of your feet. They include: injuries such as fracture or sprain, inflammatory conditions like gout or arthritis, infections, injury from a puncture or splinter, a blood clot or a tumor. Sometimes swelling comes from damage to the circulation from an injury to the knee or groin. This often follows knee or hip replacement surgery. See your pcp.See 2 more doctor answers