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Swollen Ankle Sore Shin
Hi. My 9 yr old daughter tripped over a step and has a sore ankle, that is a bit swollen, in addition she has a bruise running up the side of her shin?
Fell over on cement. I now have a sore knee, swollen bruised shin and it feels stiff and painful when walking. My ankle has puffed up. Cold compress?
Not fun fall: Ice is always your best friend when you fall, especially with swelling and bruising of your knee/ ankle.You do want to have it checked out, especially if your ankle is swollen to determine if it's a strain or sprain.For either, it's important to keep it elevated above your heart level, to help reduce swelling. Imaging may be needed if you can't weight bear. So, using crutches until ur seen is good. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Ankle sore, bruised and swollen from toes to shin. Hurts to walk, toes throb. Was told it was just sprained, no xray was done. Injury from 5 days ago.
I have a very swollen ankle and calf it's very tender to the touch and it gets like this if i stand or walk could it be a blood clot in my ankle?
My right ankle is slightly swollen and I have a stabbing pain from my ankle up the inner leg into my thigh. It's very sore to the touch and feels like?
I have Osteoporosis, my dog ran me in the shin with his head. I'm in no pain as such, but shin very swollen, tender to touch, bruising down to Ankle??
Leg hit w/ softball above ankle 2 wks ago & spot still sore. doesn't hurt to walk but foot still swollen. what could be wrong if no pain when walking?
A contusion: ="BRUISE" can occur in the lining of the bone itself and these "bone bruises" can last for a while!!!! Apply heat (this will "speed up" the resorption (healing) !!! Hope this helps! Dr Z ...Read more
I slipped on ice 5 weeks ago and my ankle is still sore and swollen and pain moving up my leg. Could I have a fracture our us it soft tissue damage?
Fracture/Sprain: You could have a fracture or sprain. See a podiatrist for radiographs to rule out a fracture and appropriate treatment which can include surgey, walking boot, cast or ankle brace. Elevate, ice and compression until you can be seen for further evaluation and care. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer