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Spontaneous lisfranc sprain/tear level 3. Non w.b 3 wks/boot to date+appt w ortho in few days. Pos result of previous knee injury? No recent trauma.
A Lisfranc injury=..: ...a severe injury, seen in MVA'S & contact sports. It does not happen spontaneously. Must B an old injury, thats has left the midfoot unstable. C a fellowship trained food & ankle orthopedic surgeon. Have it evaluated & follow his/her POC ( plan of care). ...Read more
5 months ago i fell. Original diagnosis sprain, then diagnosis stress fracture, now the dr thinks lisfranc is tight and gave cortisone shot. It still hurts. Help!
Ankle sprain: Severe ankle sprains could take 6 to 8 weeks for the pain to resolve. The best thing to do to treat the ankle sprain as quickly as possible is to rest, ice, compress, and elevate the ankle on a daily basis. You may want to also use an ankle brace to help stabilize the ankle to allow ligaments to heal. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What kind of excercise can I do with a sprained (possibly fractured) foot? How long should I wait before running or using the elliptical?
Upper body: If you have a feeling that your foot is fractured or sprained you should see a doctor and get it diagnosed and treated. It is reasonable to use pain as your guide as to what you can do or not do.In general, upper extremity exercises can be done seated, and non impact activities like swimming are doable. Sprains usually heal in 2-6 weeks , fractures in 6-8 weeks. Once again pain is your guide. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
6 weeks to 3 months: Lisfranc injuries range from sprains to complete dislocations. Immobilization in cast can take up to 3 months. Stable sprains can be treated nonoperatively but displaced injuries require surgery. Both are treated with nonweight-bearing cast for 6 weeks then progressive weight bearing in removable boot or walking cast for another 6 weeks, advancing as comfort allows. Patients are advanced to a supportive shoe and reconditioning when comfort allows. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Sprained my lateral,deltoid ligaments and top of foot 5 months ago - still getting pain, popping and swelling above my ankle?
Get an xray: you should probably get this looked at and get an x-ray. An orthopedic or put electric surgeon could help you. There are many ligaments to the ankle and foot. They all need to be evaluated. If an x-ray doesn't show a problem, you may need an MRI or a CT scan. It could be an ankle sprain or a syndesmotic injury or a Lisfranc injury or an undiagnosed fracture. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
10days ago woke up foot in agony x2 X-rays seen 3 dif doctors all say sprained foot but I didn't hurt it & can barely walk with the pain bone cancer?
Visit Ortho Surgery: I would encourage you to visit an orthopaedic surgeon. There are several types of foot fractures that are commonly misdiagnosed as ankle sprain. Some fractures are not picked up and require another view of the ankle on x-ray or a CT scan. You may also have a Lisfranc injury of your midfoot. Good luck. http://www.aafp.org/afp/2002/0901/p785.html ...Read more
I sprained my foot wearing a boot that the podiatrist offered.I was in the shower when i slipped and caught my foot. Now, it's throbbing with a burning sensation and is numb in spots. What should I do?
The pinky blues: How to get rid of the "blues": ice 20 minutes on/20 minutes off during 1st week. After 1 week, heat or ice, whatever feels better. Arnica. Nsaids like Ibuprofen with food if your stomach's okay. Gentle stretching. If gets worse or not better in 2 weeks, see your doc. Hope your pinky's happy soon! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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