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Itchy Swollen Right Ankle
41yo male.woke up with swollen right ankle, in a lot of pain, it's been five days and not getting better. Hasn't banged, felt poorly then woke up ?
Partner felt ill & cold,woke up with painful swollen right ankle (illness went) hardly walk, 41YO. Painful ankle for five days now.. Hasn't knocked it?
Many possibilities: hi KateE703 I think you are saying your 41 year old female life partner has a painful swollen right ankle for 5 days without an initial injury? If its hot and red, could be inflammatory arthritis, perhaps gout. If the illness includes a fever, could be infectious. In any case, ibuprofen will help with pain but see a physician ASAP. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Mysterious non-itchy rash on shin area and ankle swelling after sun exposure? It came up after a day on the beach, mostly standing, for several hours.
What is the the cause of swollen itchy ankles? My duaghter is 20 years old and a varsity student. She has been suffering for the past 3 weeks
Stasis Dermatitis: She could have stasis dermatitis as a result of fluid overload. This can happen if the valves of the veins do a poor job of sending the blood up the leg and back to the heart. Usually starts with swelling, and then a red, itchy rash may develop where the skin is stretching (can be around entire ankle, but usually on the inside mostly). See a podiatrist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
This afternoon my ankles became itchy all of a sudden. I scratched them and suddenly my ankles became swollen. It's never happened before. Allergy?
Stasis Dermatitis: Without seeing a picture, the more common reason for seeing purple near an ankle is likely related to some venous insufficency and hemosiderin (iron) deposition in the skin staining the skin. However, any pigmentation of skin should always be examined by a dermatologist to ensure there is no malignant lesions. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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