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Ask a health question...Hi, I have spinal stenosis and drop foot in my left ankle and foot. My left foot is often swollen, a blister is on this leg.?
HH Nurse: Your residual limb issue is an important one. You will require some level of assistance in the home. Those needs require determination before you leave the hospital. Separate those needs into two categories: your activities of daily living (eating, toileting, dressing, etc); and the care of your residual limb (nursing, physician, therapist). If there is wound care, then a hh should be involved. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
The outside of my right foot - just below my little toe - is in major pain on a daily basis. I wear good shoes with Dr. Scholls inserts. Advice?
Wash your hands: After treating your feet...You may be contaminating yourself. ...Read more
? Carpal tunnel?: The thumb and forefinger are innervated by the median nerve. If the nerve is compressed at the wrist, tingling and numbness may develop especially at night. Pathology in the neck or brachial plexus may be the cause. A thorough neurological evaluation would be appropriate. ...Read more
Hello, I have had numbness in my ( l ) foot for a yr all toes are involved except the the big toe, pain is in the ball of foot, my foot feels dead, ?
Should be evaluated: You may be experiencing symptoms of a neuroma or pinched nerve in your foot, or possible the beginnings of neuropathy. Would need to be examined and a full history taken to help determine what is going on. You should see your podiatrist or a neurologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Went to new podiatrist re: foot pain. No Xray. He taped my feet. Got worse overnight.Now both feet sore and burning mostly in area betw toes and arch.
Neuroma : A neuroma is an inflammation of the nerve in the ball of the foot. It commonly effects the nerve that supplies the 3rd and 4th toes. There are other possible causes, of course, and you should see a podiatrist for a comprehensive exam and proper diagnosis. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
The outside of my left foot (the bone under the pinky toe)has been hurting since i went on a walking tour in the city (1 month ago). ?
I burned the sole of my foot with a charcoal. Infected with 12-hours - antibiotics. Now the joint on top of my foot hurts. Should I go back to doctor?
I subscribe to: The theory that anytime there is a change in the condition I want my patient to inform me. I never get mad at a patient for asking me something but do if they don't and then something happens.....so, call them. Burns/infections need to be monitored closely....is your tetanus history up to date? Did you get a tetanus booster? ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm a dental assistant,been having numbness in both hands, now pain, burning and tingling in right hand, mainly middle and ring fingers, no pinky numb?
I have dull pain under of my left leg above the knee and outside of my leg just below the knee - bottom of my foot is numb and Achilles tendon is sore. Physio thinks stretched nerve - healing time?
The bottom of my foot is swollen from a bee sting , now my leg is hurting should I go to the doctors?
Maybe,maybe not: I would take some diphenhydramine (benedryl) and give it another day.Swelling and discomfort are common with this process. If you are not sure it was a bee, or if the pain requires more than over the counter meds, an office visit may be worth the effort ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My infant has lymphedema in her feet and the bottom of her foot is bright red. Should i call the doctor?
Yes: This very unusual.Get a more detailed answer ›
I fell on ice backwards & both my hands were quick to support. Right hand's side (the fat part above thumb) is red & swollen. I put ice. See a doctor?
Yes, it would B 2 Ur: benefit 2 do so 2 rule out a fracture. It may B just a bad contusion but as long as there was no laceration infection would not B a problem. It is not an emergency so U could ice rest it & C what it does in a couple days. Those muscles R active in all hand functions. If it hurts more rather than getting better, get in 2 C an orthopedic surgeon. ...Read more
My name is pat adams. I'm 47 years old and i'm experiencing numbness and tingling on my right side, arm, leg and foot as well.?
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