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Stress Fracture In Top Of Foot
Such: An issue may benefit from rest and ice. You should have an x-ray to further evaluate situation, talk to an orthopedist. ...Read more
Stress affects most people in some way. Acute (sudden, short-term) stress leads to rapid changes throughout the body. Almost all body systems (the heart and blood vessels, immune system, lungs, digestive system, sensory organs, and brain) gear up to meet perceived danger. These stress responses could prove beneficial in a critical, life-or-death situation. Over time, however, repeated stressful situations put a strain on the body that may contribute to physical and psychological problems. Chronic (long-term) stress can have real health consequences and should be addressed like any other health concern. Fortunately, research is showing that lifestyle changes and stress-reduction techniques can help people learn ...Read more
Several: Pain, swelling, possible bump.Get a more detailed answer ›
Suspected a stress fracture in the top of my foot, but an MRI yesterday came out totally clear. Still experiencing pain after 4 weeks. Other causes?
Yes, maybe: There are several things that can cause swelling on top of foot and stress fracture is one. If you suspect this, see your podiatrist or orthopedist. You will need to get an x-ray and sometimes other testing is necessary as stress fractures can be difficult to visualize on plain x-ray in the beginning of injury. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Several things: Pain that severe needs to be worked up by your doctor in person. He/she will listen to you, perform an examination and possibly order some tests to see what's wrong with you. ...Read more
Pain top of r.Foot when moved certain ways. Hurts worse after rest (or i slept wrong) how do I know if stress fracture?
Could I have a stress fracture? I am a competitive diver and last week pain on the top of my foot started and it is only swollen a little.
Poss stress fracture: There is a possibility of a stress fracture. Not common from diving, however noted with other recurrent activities such as running. A sports medicine or orthopedic doctor can evaluate by getting a full account of what you have been doing. Also a good exam will also help evaluate your foot. Unfortunately an X-ray may see the stress fracture. Ultrasound to further evaluate your foot is done by some. ...Read more
Having discomfort along top of my foot, towards outside edge. No extreme pain, no swelling. No better over months. Exercise a lot. Stress fracture?
I landed on my foot wrong now the bottom hurts and it's bruised and swollen on the top also I'm limping. What could be wrong? Stress Fracture maybe?
Foot injury: Landing incorrectly on ones foot most commonly leads to pain , swelling , bruising on both sides of the foot. Whether or not there is a fracture can only best determined by having an X-ray taken. If the pain , swelling , limping is not subsiding over a few days it is more likely to be a fracture. ...Read more
A fracture is a broken bone. As there is cartilage at the end of many bones at the joint, a fracture may also include a break in the cartilage. Fractures and broken bones are the same thing. It seems that many believe that a "fracture" is a lesser injury or an incomplete break in the bone, but this is not correct. Fractures may be displaced or ...Read more
One of the few aptly named problems in medicine. It occurs when the stresses that a bone sees is greater than the strength of the bone. This occurs over time and is usually related to repetitive activities. If it occurs with a trauma then it is not considered a stress fracture, but a traumatic fracture. We see these commonly in the feet, tibia and ...Read more
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- Numbness in big toe and top of foot
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