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Swollen Ankles After Surgery
Issues controlling swelling after surgery on infected, shattered big toe bones. 5 weeks after surgery & swelling isn't going down. Elevated constantly
It takes a while: Gosh I am so sorry about the toes but to move on the healing is going to take longer. Its also important that you have close follow up by a health professional. This will heal of course but on its own time and your physicians help. Let us know how you are coming along and I will be watching for that. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Pitting edema around ankles one week after ankle injury. No pain, just discomfort, causes whole foot to swell after standing. Treatment options?
Common: Injuries disrupt the flow of the lymphatics. This results in swelling. It is only temporary. Solution: Co-band wrap or Ace-wrap for ~1week and, keep using it (unless real painful) [if bruising, you may need an x-ray] ...Read more
DVT: Your foot is probably swollen from the trauma of knee surgery, but it can be swollen from a blood clot in your leg, which can be extremely dangerous. Deep venous thrombus can have formed in one of the deep veins in your leg causing the swelling in your foot.Knee surgery puts you at a very high risk for this. It can be very dangerous as this can progress to a pulmonary embolism.So get checked out. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
No: Call your hip surgeon ASAP and have that knee checked out!!!!! Hope this helps! Good Luck! Dr Z ...Read more
Sore knee : Some soreness is not uncommon, but soreness that does not resolve with ice, rest and anti-inflammatory medicines needs to be evaluated. ...Read more
Get an x-ray: Twisting ones’ ankle can lead to a sprained ankle. Often times, this may result in ligament or tendon injuries which may lead to ankle swelling, pain, and possibly instability. An x-ray of the foot and ankle will be able to assist in differentiating a sprain form a fracture. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Myofascial pain : Yeah maybe myofascial pain and therefore not related to the joint at all. You need an evaluation to clarify this ...Read more
I am experiencing ankle swelling, leg tenderness and lower leg pain. I am 45 days post op from foot surgery but it's my other foot that's swollen ?
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