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What's the cause of passing blood during going to toilet and sharp pain in my legs down to the foot?

What's the cause of passing blood during going to toilet and sharp pain in my legs down to the foot?

Two different things: Hematochezia. Can be from many things. The radiculopathy is likely t be from something else. Both need to be evaluated by a doctor. ...Read more

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Is it normal for your foot to fall asleep every time you seat down on the toilet or cross your legs for a few minutes. Normally only one side?

Weak nerve: It implies that one of the nerves to the foot is weaker that usual and quickly worsens when pressure from the toilet seat is applied to it. Consider a padded toilet seat ...Read more

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My feet and legs fall asleep after sitting on the toilet for not too long. Is this somethin to be concerned about? Causes?

My feet and legs fall asleep after sitting on the toilet for not too long. Is this somethin to be concerned about? Causes?

My legs and feet: Usually not, if you sit in one position for too long, you are putting pressure on the nerves behind your knees and you will have the sensation of feet and legs falling asleep, once you move around, this usually goes away. Try to straighten your knees and moving your legs more when sitting in one position. If this happens with other positions, then it is time to visit a neurologist. ...Read more

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My body is very dry that i get cuts on my fingers and feet i need to know what is the best moisturizer , I avoid drinking lots of water because I have to visit the toilet each time I do that ..please help ?

My body is very dry that i get cuts on my fingers and feet i need to know what is the best moisturizer , I avoid drinking lots of water because I have to visit the toilet each time I do that ..please help ?

Lanolin-containing: Preparations such as Bag Balm or Udder Butter are excellent for dry cracked skin. These are originally intended for the udders of dairy cows but the workers discovered the ointments made their chapped hands soft. these can be purchased at any drug store in the skin care department. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

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Can you get any std's eg hiv from urine?? Because I stood bare foot in urine in a toilet. If my feet are dry can you get hiv?

Can you get any std's eg hiv from urine?? Because I stood bare foot in urine in a toilet.  If my feet are dry can you get hiv?

No: Fortunately, STD's are not transmitted that way in real life. Many people do wear shoes when they go to the bathroom, or waterproof flipflops (sandals) when in public showers... just to feel cleaner. ...Read more

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Pelvic pain, mostly right side, bladder pain, internal vaginal scan clear, urine clear, need for toilet a lot, right leg and foot pain? Any ideas?

Pelvic pain, mostly right side, bladder pain, internal vaginal scan clear, urine clear, need for toilet a lot, right leg and foot pain? Any ideas?

Couple: Most common reasons would be endometriosis, adenoymosis, or interstitial cystitis. Only some type of procedure could give you the answer. Combined surgical and medical therapies for each. ...Read more

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6 yr. old with 104.7 temp, migraine, pain in legs&feet, discomfort with urination also p was foamy in toilet, very sore throat. Idk what to do. Help. ?

6 yr. old with 104.7 temp, migraine, pain in legs&feet, discomfort with urination also p was foamy in toilet, very sore throat. Idk what to do. Help. ?

Be seen: I think you should take your child to be seen. From the symptoms you describe I cannot tell you for sure what is going on but with that high of a fever and a headache he needs to be evaluated. It may be strep throat but the only way to know is an exam and tests. ...Read more

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Sir my age is 18 and my height is 5 feets 2cm there is possible to grow 5feet 7cm?

Sir my age is 18 and my height is 5 feets 2cm   there is possible to grow 5feet 7cm?

Adult height : many men continue to grow in height and stature until age 21. Yes it is possible ...Read more

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What cause cold dry ashy feet?

What cause cold dry ashy feet?

Poor circulation: You may have peripheral artery disease or poor circulation to that feet - do you have leg pain or discomfort when you are on your feet a little longer or go for a walk - please talk to your doctor about this! ...Read more

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Is 5 feet 6 inch a good height?

Is 5 feet 6 inch a good height?

For a female: I believe it is. For a male, i think it would be considered on the shorter side. Wen speaking of average heights of americans.... ...Read more

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What can I use for athlete feet?

What can I use for athlete feet?

Topical Antifungal: Most fungal infections of the feet respond well to antifungal creams, many of which you can pick up over the counter (ask your pharmacist to show you where to find them). Apply twice daily to clean and dry skin. ...Read more

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What will turn feet black & blue?

What will turn feet black & blue?

Bumping it: Sometimes you don't realize you do this. If one had a surgery, sometimes from a tight bandage you could have black and blue. From an injection site, skin can turn black and blue. If on blood thinners skin can easily bruise as well. ...Read more

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Is it possible to get smaller feet?

Is it possible to get smaller feet?

Smaller feet: As stated - no. Amputation is the only way and that is not an option any reputable doctor would recommend. Our feet are what they are . ...Read more

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How do i know if i have athlete feet?

How do i know if i have athlete feet?

Itchy toes!: Usually it is a red, scaly, itchy rash between your toes and along the soles / sides of your feet. ...Read more

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What can I do for bad calluises on feet?

What can I do for bad calluises on feet?

Callus treatment: Urea 40% cream or Ammonium Lactate Cream are both very good at softening painful corns and calluses. These can be found over the counter, although it's usually easier to get a prescription. They don't necessarily remove the corns, because they are caused by pressure. Pumice stone and offloading the area with orthotics or wider shoes help. Surgical correction is also sometimes necessary. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your feet swells ?

What does it mean when your feet swells ?

Few possibilities: In the young and healthy, feet swelling could mean a blood clot, but usually on one side. Some medications can cause leg swelling. Heart failure, protein manutrition, advanced liver and kidney diseases can do that as well, as does pregnancy etc...Trauma, excessive heat, prolonged standing can cause some swelling too. Some have idiopathic swelling--which mean no known cause. Consult doc..Good luck. ...Read more

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