Top
20
Doctor insights on: Swollen Left Foot And Ankle

Share
1

1
Swollen left lower leg and foot?

Swollen left lower leg and foot?

Leg edema: For single swollen leg, you need to go to er for duplex to rule out deep venous thrombosis( clot). You didn't give your medications. Take full adult Aspirin now till you go to er. Once the DVT is out then see your doctor for further evaluation. Thanks. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
2

2
Why left hand and left foot swell?

Why left hand and left foot swell?

Unilateral swelling : The symptoms reported are vague and a doctors visit is recommended to help sort this out. Swelling to a doctor could mean swelling, edema, synovitis, lymphadenopathy, etc. The fact that its unilateral is interesting. With history of cat allergy as listed in your profile, angioedema comes to mind, which can cause swelling attacks and not always symmetric. Good luck. ...Read more

3

3
Left leg middle of shin and ankle swelling and pain?

Left leg middle of shin and ankle swelling and pain?

Leg pain: If not activity related could be related to blood clot (dvt), could be infectious such as cellulitis, or could be inflamed such as gout. Not enough information here to really be more definitive. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
4

4
Pain left ankle plus my left foot swells up?

Pain  left ankle plus  my left foot swells up?

Ankle pain.: If there is no trauma involved, tendon problems or degenerative changes may be causing this. See your local podiatrist for further evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
5

5
My right foot toes are swollen and it can't bend?

My right foot toes are swollen and it can't bend?

Swollen Toes: If you have not had any trauma (injury/accident), you really should see a podiatrist. There are some diseases that do not present until late teens to late 20's/early 30's, such as psoriasis/psoriatic arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and other autoimmune diseases that can cause such swelling. If you did have trauma, you still might want to get an xray to evaluate for fracture. ...Read more

6

6
Foot pain, started with Achilles tendon and now foot is swollen, hurts to bear weight and heel and arch of foot hurt, ankle area no longer hurts. ?

Foot pain, started with Achilles tendon and now foot is swollen, hurts to bear weight and heel and arch of foot hurt, ankle area no longer hurts.  ?

Stretches do help: A fellow sufferer here, as well as several MDs in our practice. The stretches on the link below do help, you will see progressive improvement. We all had a great deal of success with them. In fact I used to have relapses until I got religious about doing these. http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/plantar-fasciitis/multimedia/foot-stretches-to-prevent-plantar-fasciitis/img-2000823 ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
8

8
Got pain in right toe and left ankle?

Got pain in right toe and left ankle?

Too general a : Question. Pain can be secondary to so many things, where on the toe, when does it hurt, what does the pain feel like..Etc etc would be helpful..Kindly provide additional information. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
9

9
I have sudden ankle pain, top of my foot crease of ankle and stiffness in my foot. Very painful?

I have sudden ankle pain, top of my foot  crease of ankle and stiffness in my foot.  Very painful?

Tendonitis?: This could be myriad possibilities. Tendonitis, fracture, gout, arthritis, infection. This needs to be checked out soon. ...Read more

10

10
Why is my left calf and foot and toes numb?

Why is my left calf and foot and toes numb?

Knee compression: Sound like a possible nerve compression. See a neurologist or orthopedic surgeon for treatment fast. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
11

11
My left foot and leg from knee down swells, throbs and tingles why?

My left foot and leg from knee down swells, throbs and tingles  why?

Various possible: Causes and some could be serious. Need an in-person exam to get an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more

12

12
Diagnosed with ankle tendonitis, now foot , ankle lower leg all swollen. ?

Diagnosed with ankle tendonitis, now foot , ankle lower leg all swollen. ?

Ankle smankle: You need to describe the location of the ankle tendonitis. Is it front, back, inside, outside painful to stand or move? What was done to confirm the diagnosis of tendonitis. If you are continuing to use the ankle is that motion now causing compensatory swelling? Or is something else really going on? A lot to think about but it will make your problem easier to solve. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
13

13
Why does my left ankle and foot swell without pain?

Why does my left ankle and foot swell without pain?

See below: Could be do to hypertension, or bad valves in the veins creating leaking of fluid and swelling. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
14

14
Left leg swollen and painful, hurts to walk?

Left leg swollen and painful, hurts to walk?

Strain: if you are active and no real warm up activity before strenous lifting or exercise, this is likely a minor tear at the myotendinous junction of the muscle in your leg. ...Read more

15

15
What causes left hand and left foot to swell?

What causes left hand and left foot to swell?

There could be an: Obstruction or external compression of the venous and/or lymphatic circulation impairing the return flow of blood and lymph into the heart/ central circulation. It maybe a sign of tumor, blood clot, cellullitis etc take care! http://symptomchecker.Webmd.Com/multiple-symptoms?Symptoms=sudden-numbness-or-weakness-on-one-side-of-body%7cswelling&symptomids=225%7c5&locations=52%7c52. ...Read more

16

16
Burning in right foot, ankle, knee, upper leg and crotch.

Burning in right foot, ankle, knee, upper leg and crotch.

Sciatica: Pain in the distribution as you suggested describes the pattern of the nerve that travels in the leg called the sciatic nerve. The sciatic nerve is not the cause of the pain source, it is the result of an irritated nerve typically in the lumbar spine (low back) which are caused by herniated disks, spinal stenosis or degenerative disc disease requiring further evaluation by a spine specialist. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
18

18
Swelling in toes on right foot?

Swelling in toes on right foot?

Many possibilities: Some causes of swelling of the lower extremities can include systemic problems such as hypertension, gout, and problems with the kidneys and localized issues such as arthritis, infection, lymphatic obstruction, blood clots, varicose veins, trauma (fracture, sprain, and tendonitis) and side effects to medication. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
19

19
Could a knee bandage cause ankle and foot swelling?

Could a knee bandage cause ankle and foot swelling?

Yes...: If the bandage is too tight the area below the area may get increased swelling. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
20

20
Pain started at bottom left foot near heel, now top foot left pain with calf and behind thr knee pain. No swelling, wear sandals, lots of standing?

Pain started at bottom left foot near heel, now top foot left pain with calf and behind thr knee pain. No swelling, wear sandals, lots of standing?

Foot specialist?: Hard to say, but it could even be from improper fit of your shoes and the standing or both. I would be evaluated by a professional and not try to heal yourself, which could make things worse. ...Read more