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What If You Have Coldness In Your Foot After A Snake Bite
When you are a diebetic and your feet you have puss commimgg from a bruise what kind of doc should I see foot or primary?
Is it bad to have numbness where a bee has stung you (foot)? What should I do if the bee sting area is numb?
How do you know if you have to go to the doctors after a bee sting after 6 hours has passed. Foot is swelling, itching and painful?
Many posibilities: Ankle pain is a symptom with many possible causes. Injury, arthritis, gout, infection and fracture could all be the reason. A full history with a complete exam of the involved joint is important here. I would urge you to see a doctor to discuss this matter further and to obtain a full evaluation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I asked what to do about insect bites (mosquito) on knees/lower extremities and the pain goes up to 10 another doctor answered that it was probably not a mosquito and it could be infected. What type of bug do you think it would be?
No way to tell: There are more insect species than animal species and thus there is no way to give you a definite answer. Some bites are more typical than others but the only definite answer is having the body of the actual insect observed to have bitten you. Else it would be mostly circumstantial evidence. ...Read more
Can a black widow bite cause a feeling of a shin splint up the leg?
What should be done, if anything? I think a received a bite from a spider, but this one is much more painful then anything i've experienced in the past. (i recently discovered we have bla
Yes, : Yes, black widow spiders can cause severe muscle cramping and this is considered a sign of black widow spider bites. These can be dangerous and you should have a medical evaluation. For very mild symptoms, just oral pain medications (advil, tylenol) can be used, but if it is a severe bite or an unstable patient, then sometimes anti-venom must be given or the patient may need iv's and other supportive care. If you have worsening symptoms, fever, redness, or any shortness of breath then you must be seen as an emergency. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can you get sick if spider walks on your skin or clothes but does bite you, what if you wear clothes that a spider has been on?
No. You may look...: You may look rather handsome if the clothes fit the man. Spiders are everywhere in the places where we humans live... which means they are unavoidable. Fortunately, spiders can walk all over our clothes, and not create any danger to us. ...Read more
Have swelling in feet & ankles. Not sure if it could be caused by bug bites on legs or not. What can I take or do to get the swelling to go down?
What type of doctor do you go see if you suspect that you are having a foreign body reaction to vascular clips left in after gallbladder surgery?
What causes a knot to form in your arms or legs and is very painful then you later see a bruise and you haven't bumped anything ?
Do you always get a rash if you were bit by a tick? Would it be in the same spot as the bite? If you get a rash does that mean you lymes?
See below: In lyme disease, a rash is present in about 80% of lyme infected tick bites and usually shows up (on average, 7-14 days after the bite). The rash shows up at the tick bite and if multiple rashes are seen, this is a sign of systemic spirochetemia (the bacteria causing the disease in your blood and system more than just locally. If you see the rash at the bite site, get seen for treatment asap! ...Read more
If you have a neuroma surgically removed from your foot and you get swelling what could the problem be?
Neuroma surgery : Swelling can be normal after neuroma excision, sometimes you can develope a hematoma but they are very painful and infection is possible as well and can cause swelling but you would have other symtoms , ice and elvation can help if the surgery has been recent. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If you touch a foot with athletes foot and then you happened to touch your nose, could you get the fungus in the nose, are the lungs at risk?
No: The fungi that thrive on feet are not the same ones that cause troubles in the nose. It's human to touch yourself and others; wash your hands when you can, but don't worry about spreading the athlete's foot fungi (which are common in the environment) by simple touch. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
What can happen if you think you fractured the 5th metatarsal bone in your foot and you don't have it checked out?
Fracture: Nothing, it will eventually completely heal on its own ...Read more
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