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Swollen Painful Little Toes
I hit ankle two weeks ago still swollen and painful now my little toe on same side is starting to feel numb what is wrong with ankle and toe?
Hit ankle: The lateral sural cutaneous nerve passes the ankle and apparently you may have damaged that nerve. It can supply sensation to your little toe. The more your ankle swells, the more pressure on that nerve, the number your little toe. Diagnostic ultrasound (dus) or MRI testing might help to visualize damaged nerve tissue. ...Read more
Hit ankle now is swollen painful when walking and little toe and foot is cold what is wrong with it what treatment do I need?
Ankle: First you need to see a foot and ankle dr to get an x-ray to make sure there is no fracture and you should elevate it. Foot could be cold fot many reasos to many to mention here. ...Read more
His little toe is very swollen, red and painful. He works outdoors in the cold but can't remember banging it at any time to cause injury.?
Blister on my toe caused by running popped yesterday. Is now red and painful, feels a little swollen. Could it be infected?
How to identify a broken toe? Bounced his little toe about 4hours ago, its swollen numb and painful, there's a slit between the crease joining footbottom
Bruising ; swelling: Usually with a break, there is bleeding from the bone which leads to swelling and bruising to the toe and surrounding area. This is not always the case, but when I see this, I always take an x-ray to see. There is some degree of pain when the toe is moved at the site of the injury. ...Read more
At end of day small two toes on left foot are swollen, red, and painful. Athletic teacher 6'3'' 185 lbs. Hemochromatosis; not diabetic?
Change Shoes.: Hemochromatosis does have a link with arthritis and I can see why you may have concern as to it's link with you immediate problem, but in your case, I don't think so. Your classic symptoms of an intact inflammatory response, is engaged "at the end of the day". So something is causing the problem at the beginning of the day and fulminating as the day progresses. One thing fits the bill, Shoes. ...Read more
I hit my ankle now it is swollen & painful also hurts when I walk on it and my little toe is cold skin on foot is normal what could be wrong with it?
I was going outside and the screen door caught my foot leaving a scratch. Now it is very swollen and painful. I noticed a small pus bump also?
Dropped glass on my foot & a piece of it made a small puncture. Swollen vein & painful. Ice & elevated but goes back when I stand up. What do I do?
Will certainly occur with an injury. Ice early, elevation then warmth later.
The problem is that this presupposes that the injury Stopped occurring. If there is continuing injury, it's going to stay inflamed.
Infection OR a retained shard of glass will keep the area inflamed until it is treated.
Without an actual examination, I cannot give specific medical advice on your particular health ...Read more
I spilled boiling hot water on my right for now I have a blister that has fluid in it its a little red around the blister my foot swollen very painful?
It depends on degree and area of burn. Ist degree burns only need ice locally immidiately after burn is caused, if there are blisters you need to see your doctor, will need silvadene (silver sulfadiazine) cream locally and to prevent infection. And you can take over the counter pain med
get it checked by your doctor. ...Read more
My foot started hurting this afternoon it has a small bruise a little swollen and very painful I cant think of anything that I hit it on to cause it?
Please have someone you know take you to the nearest Emergency facility. The team should have no trouble caring for your pain.
Please let me know how things go. ...Read more
Right foot inter side (instep) near ankle very painful even to touch looks like my vein enlarge making it painful to walk causing the heel to hurt also little swollen?
I would rule out: Posterior tibial tendonitis.....Get a more detailed answer ›
DECREASED blood flow:
You may have decreased flow! And needs to be checked soon. You may have a blockage in a large vessel in your leg (called p.A.D. Or peripheral vascular disease). Another cause in smokers is buergers syndrome (thromboangiitis obliterans) is a disease in which blood vessels of the both feet become blocked. Symptoms: pain cold, pale, red, or bluish toes.
An 'doppler ultrasound' may help in diagnosis. ...Read more
Shoes or Toes.: The first thing to do is find the cause of the redness and swelling. Since it involves both little toes, my first guess is that your shoes have something to do with it. Of course, the other way to look at it is that your toes are to big. The solution is to change the style of the shoes or change the style of the toes. I go for a serious reconsideration in shoe style and fit. ...Read more
Difficult to answer: Did you injure your toes? How about touching something that you're allergic to? Is it just your toes or your feet and ankles? You can consult me and I can discuss your case further. Good luck. ...Read more
Depends: This problem can only be solved by seeing your doctor and being evaluated face-to-face. After a thorough examination, your doctor should be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more
Hi! I have what I thought was a bite on the base of my middle toe, it was slightly irritated when I got it last week but now it is swollen and more painful, instead of getting better it seems to be worse, it this normal progress or should I be concerned? .
Toe pain: Any time one has increase in pain or swelling It is cause for concern as these are frequently signs that something is amiss. Eg (infection, inflammatory disease, systemic diseases) It's best to be seen by a physicia. ...Read more
Wart or callous?: Hard to say based on your description. Strange for a kid to get a single callous on pinky toe, although I suppose it is possible. It is more likely a type of wart, for which an OTC salycilic acid preparation may be used. Neither callouses nor warts "swell." They do grow in size; but if there's swelling or redness, that is inflammation, possibly related to infection, which should be evaluated. ...Read more
Please have this: Checked. There are a number of possible problems. An infection needs to be ruled out. Recommend seeing your podiatrist. ...Read more
See a podiatrist: There isn't really a quick fix. Get it checked properly and the podiatrist can remove the sliver of nail that is causing the problem - nail avulsion. It is an in-office procedure and does not have any significant down time. Most folks typically return to their regular shoes and activities the same day. If it is a chronic problem, the avulsion can be permanent and not bother you again. ...Read more
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