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Severe Pain In Ankle No Swelling
Severe ankle pain, massive swelling and bruising. Can't move ankle. Inconclusive mri. What does this mean?
Severe sprain: This sounds like a third degree (possibly second degree) sprain involving teating of the supporting ligament of the ankle and pooling of blood either into the musvle or the ankle joint itself. Obtain immediate orthopedic evaluation. Advise immediate rest, ice, compression and elevation, aircast splint and er if symtoms worsen. Ok to use advol or aleve (naproxen) for pain and swelling. ...Read more
Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more
Started with fever, chills, fatigue, body aches and stuffy nose a week and 3 days ago. Flu symptoms. Now severe ankle pain and swelling. Common?
My sister has severe pain and swelling on the inside of her ankle and she has not had any injury. She is 52 years old and works standing all day on concrete kitchen. Whatshould she do?
I think she: Needs to see a foot and ankle specialist. Without evaluating her ankle, she may have posterior tibial tendonitis. This is a common problem in that location. Having said that she should be seen in person for evaluation and definitive diagnosis. ...Read more
In sept. I sprained my ankle. 7 months later I am still having severe pain and swelling. Is it possible my bones are separating? Any help/advice helps
There is something: Wrong, go see a foot/ankle specialist.Get a more detailed answer ›
Severe pain in both knees, ankles some knuckles often have bad headaches, light sensitive, swelling in knees for over 3 years. Nothing helps. Diagnose?
Breaking tree limbs w/leg. I hit it wrong-severe pain in my ankle (jammed not twisted) initially. Mild swelling slight discolor. Should I see a dr?
You need atleast an Xray to ensure that there is no fracture
get it evaluated soon. ...Read more
7 days ago sprained ankle. Still severe pain, bruising & swelling. Keep it iced and elevated. What's the next move. Told 1 dr it's broke 2 said no.?
I would not:
Walk on it if possible.... (I.e crutches).
Fractures are usually evident on xrays or MRI if a stress fracture.
It sucks when you get differing opinoins as your hoping to be given expert advice and you yourself are not expected to be able to read an xray or MRI....
So sorry about that. How different is the treatment plan between the two? Since your in pain, err on the side of caution.. ...Read more
My ankle just keeps getting worse. Swelling on outside bo, immobility, severe pain, poppin sensation. Burning pain and unable to move the ankle joint?
Severe pain: Severe pain is an indication for an exam and x rays to determine why you are having the pain. See your podiatrist for help. Good luck. ...Read more
I had a metal hitch drop on top of my ankle/foot. Severe pain, swelling, bruising and numbness in toes. What could it be?
I twisted my ankle, couldn't walk immediately after, however after 20 minutes minimal swelling it just ached got home to rest it and has ballooned to size of tennis ball, can't put any weight on it without severe pain and my toes hurt to move?
See a doctor ASAP: You to be examined and have an x-ray done to rule out fracture & have proper treatment started. ...Read more
I have severe pain anytime I walk in my left foot. It is two inches from ankle bone. Slight swelling and bruising. No injury occurred.
Multiple causes: There are too many things that could cause the symptoms you are having. The pain could be from a tendon, joint, or a biomechanical issue. See your local dr. ...Read more
What causes alogodystrophy? I have severe pain and swelling on top of left foot. Had a fracture / surgery on left ankle 2 years ago, is it related?
Not caused by trauma: If concerned C Ur PCP 4 a start & if evaluation is done & there's a?, he/her can refer U. ...Read more
? Fracture: I would show it to your doctor. He/she will likely recommend an x-ray. Metatarsal fractures are not uncommon in distance runners. There are other causes as well but that should be looked at soon. ...Read more
What causes severe pain in the whole leg but without swelling.? I feel horrible pain especially at night. I feel both legs heavy but the left is painful
I would visit: A podiatrist or an orthopedic doctor who specializes in foot and ankle. In the mean time, would consider wrapping, elevating, and putting something cold on your foot. It you are diabetic, be careful putting something cold or hot on your body because you may damage your skin and not feel it. ...Read more
What may be the diagnose if one had a leg swelling with severe pain that he cant sleep and his BP is 170?
I have severe pain and some swelling on the top of my left foot. The pain extends from the top of my toes along the top of my foot to the front of my?
I have severe pain on upper calf and knee when I stand and walk. There is no swelling or heat and I have not injured my leg - what could the cause be?
Calf pain: One sided severe calf pain and referred knee pain in the absence of an injury present while walking suggests presence an intermittent claudication from arterial insufficiency i.e. Plaque, clot, pad). Unexplained calf pain presenting in this fashion may also be do deep vein thrombosis (venous clot), but less likely to subside at rest. Both can be very serious and should be evaluated. ...Read more
Do I have to live with constant moderate to severe pain? And what is wrond with me? 32 year old male previous hernia surgery left side five years ago healed fine. Moderate to severe pain in left hip radiating down leg and into right side. Swelling and pai
Vascular obstruction: This could be a disturbance of the flow in the vessels to that leg. Is it worsened by activity? This should be checked out by your general physician as soon as you can because it could also be a vascular event which could lead to life threatening pulmonary emboli. ...Read more
I have severe pain in my left foot on the left side outside of foot, veins swollen, sudden severe pain that happened for no apparent reason. Even hurts when touched. No swelling.?
Trauma?: If no injury involved, I would get seen asap by your local podiatrist or family doc. ...Read more
Made a sudden move playing tennis and felt a pop in arch of left foot causing instant severe pain when trying to walk. Iced it and no swelling.
Plantar fascia tear: This may represent a tear of the plantar fascia and/or one of the adjacent soft tissues. A fracture is less likely. If seen in the office, we would x-ray the patient, ultrasound the bottom of the foot and put the patient in a boot and/or use crutches. For now, continue icing for 20 minutes, 4-5 times/day and limit your weight-bearing. If I can be of help, then www. Healthtap. Com/dr-clarkeholmes ...Read more
Object fell on foot 3 days ago. X-ray was clear. I have severe pain and swelling and bruising. I have a low grade fever now, possibly really broken?
My feet are in severe pain and also sometimes itchy. The tips of the toes, the ball of the foot, and heel are extremely tender. No redness or swelling?
Be seen: There are multiple potential causes including an abnormality in the feet themselves verses a vascular, rheumatologist, or neurological disorder. A detailed exam and appropriate studies can likely determine the cause. Don't hesitate to be seen. ...Read more
4 months post op tkr. Having severe pain and numbness around rt. Foot. Skin very sensitive to touch. No swelling. No knee pain. Bones do not seem to be pai?
Nerve entrapment: When the surgical site heals some of the superficial nerves can get trapped in the scar tissue which can cause the skin to be very sensitive to the touch. ...Read more
I have type 2 diabetes under control. My question is what could be causing my left ankle to swell a little but severe pain?
Swelling of feet and ankles my husband has severe swelling of his ankles and feet could it be from scare tissue surrounding the s1 nerve
Probably not: He should be seen by his doctor to determine the problem. ...Read more