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Swelling Of The Foot And Ankle
To see what we can do about the swelling in the foot and ankle after cellulitis? What works best to help swelling go away?
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
What causes server swelling in left foot and ankle with pain and blotchy redness in foot, ankle area up to 4 or 5 inches or more up your leg twice now?
May not be related.: Your pain could be as a result of many different things. A thorough history and physical exam and possibly some laboratory and radiology exams are needed to determine the exact cause. Causes of pain may include: trauma (fracture, sprain, arthritis), infection, metabolic conditions (gout), circulatory, musculoskeletal or biomechanical abnormality and neurologic conditions (neuropathy). ...Read more
Swelling in foot and ankle no pain.Stand on my feet a majority of the day. What could it be?
Swelling: Without an exam it is difficult to speak definitively, but if there are vericose veins present this can contribute to non painful swelling . Also , joint fluid can leak from small tears or weakness in the joint capsule. There are many possibilities here and an exam and xrays/tests are in order. See a podiatrist - good luck ! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have bilateral pars defect & spondylosis which is causing pain & swelling in my foot & ankle how long will my foot hurt for its been almost 2 wks?
Swelling under the left foot's ankle bone for months.No big problems, only hurts when applied pressure.Also, on the toe bones it has hurt a few time
Sounds like you : Should be evaluated properly before things get worse. Since you odont mention which side of the ankle, medial or lateral all we know is there is ankle swelling which could be caused by a multitude of problems. You should visit a podiatrist or orthopedist for further exam and treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have swelling in my right foot and ankle causing pain. I also have peripheral arterial disease. What specialist should I see?
Orthopedic: surgeon is a good place to start. ...Read more
Swelling in one foot/ankle significantly more than the other during pregnancy. Also some tightness in the calf on that side. Is this normal?
I have swelling to my left foot and ankle and very painful I take naproxen but have pain down front of left leg?
Hit my shin 7 days ago, it hurt pretty bad, big knot on leg and now i noticed bruising and swelling in my foot,right above ankle.
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