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Pa prescribed azithromycin for big toe infection -(skin around the toe.) is this a good medication for this? How many days to see improvement.?Thanks.
Yes: Azithromycin is good for the types of bacteria that cause skin infections, but there are others that work better. Many times the toe infection is due to an ingrown toenail and the nail needs to be treated or the infection will return once the antibiotics are stopped. If your toe looks like the picture it is an ingrown toenail. An antibiotic for skin infection should work within 2-3 days. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
The Dr said I have a dead bone in the toe beside my big toe. Is there any treatment for this or cure?
What kind of Dr should I see for prostate cancer? Urologist? Looking to see a top specialist in Miami, FL or on east coast. Flying into US for this.
I have metatarsalgia, bunion, flat feet and unstable ankle. I'm looking for a brace/support for all of them (all in one) Is there such a thing?
Trearment or home remedy for pain in toe arch at phalanges joint in one leg.And little swelling.Already tested serum uric acid and it is normal.
Hello, I am looking for a doctor/sport practitioner, that can perform a cuboid adjustment in the jacksonville, fl area. ?
Whats the best place in seattle or federal way wa where could do pinpointe laser for toenail fungus?what would be the price?thanks.
Please recommend me foot specialists in Baltimore, MD. Brojen toe 1.5 years ago. Now still pain in other parts of foot and knee?
You need orthopedic : Check your local directory or hospital or clinic near you ...Read more
As a general rule of thumb, how long would I be in hospital for cuboid surgery? (Painful bone island, sclerosis and remodelling)
I have leftfoot pain and i used a reflexology foot chart that indicated pelvis is STDs and sids the only root causes of pids?
What is the recommended treatment for Staphylococcus capitis infection revealed in a culture after surgery on a swollen arthritic knee?
It depends: Staph capitis is a coagulase negative Staph species. If this was found in 1 of 4 blood culture bottles, it may be a contaminant (artifact of blood culture sample through skin). If this organism was found in the culture of the knee (aspirate, synovial fluid), then its presence is more worrisome and an infectious disease specialist should be consulted on how to further evaluate and maybe treat. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Pt, podiatrist or an orthopedic surgeon, which is better to getproper treatment for flat feet in a child who is having pain in top of feet, knees, and ankles?
Options?: Please miter that various specialists have training and expertise with these issues. All can be good and you need to find out if the specialist is respected in the community. Please also note that an orthopedic surgeon who is a foot and ankle specialist has the most years of training. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
I have pain in ball of my foot starting from under big toe to the outside edge of ball of foot, are there any home/ natural remedies for this issue?
Flexor/extensor: The tendon on the top of the big toe joint is called the Extensor Hallucis Longus. The tendon on the bottom of the big toe joint is called the Flexor Hallucis Longus. A tear of one of these would just be called a tear of that tendon. A complete tear would require surgical correction with suture or grafts. A partial tear may be treated with casts and non-weight bearing. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Went for follow up.Doc says the peelings aren't tinea pedis.Still prescribed Clotrimazole and Gris peg (griseofulvin) for left foot and small toe nail.Is this right?
Wrong Medication: If your not responding to this combination of drugs and your doctor says you do not have Tinea, perhaps a switch to just a strong corticosteroid cream alone may be a viable alternative. If that fails your doctor should have the tissue analyses for a specific diagnosis. ...Read more
Please describe or provide a link to the type of brace I need for tennis elbow. Doc said get a brace. Pain is on the outside of the elbow - from Cipro (ciprofloxacin)?
See ORS: tennis elbow( lateral epicondylitis) is a common upper extremity tendon problem. It actually involves degeneration( not inflammation) of the extensor carpi radialis tendon( ECRB). Treatment includes rest from power grip activities, NSAIDs , ice massage, physical therapy( " super 7 exercises), 'counterforce' bracing( limited benefit),steroid and PRP injections.Occ. surgery is indicated. GL! ...Read more
What are the diagnosis possibilities for a female in relatively good health(some varicose veins)but that has swelling in one leg by knee cap and ankle?
Many Possiblities: Could be related to your vein disease, but also many other possibilities. Some possible venous reasons could be venous reflux disease, phlebitis, blood clots (DVT or SVT), or May-Thurner disease. Also have to worry about pelvic pathology causing compression of veins or lymphatics. Could be lymphedema. Could be arthritis or joint inflammation. Hormonal imbalances. Could be soft tissue inflammation ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Have lumbar nerve root damage numbness in leg, ,doctor put me on Cipro for bacterial infection in urine. ,is that a good medicine ?
Please repost: Please repost and explain the relationship in your thinking between lumbar nerve root damage and a urinary tract infection. I don't see the connection. Also, please include the answer you got to your question about ciprofloxacin from the doctor who prescribed the antibiotic; or, if you did not ask your doctor, please state why not. ...Read more