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Why Is The Top Of My Foot Swollen
Severe reaction to a bee sting on the top of my foot. Swollen and painful. What can I do to reduce swelling and pain?
I have what seems like a swollen oval shape on top of my foot after an injury. Its been there for four-five days. Is it serious?
Foot pain: 1. Get an x-xray 2. See podiatrist 3. Get treatment that's not normal. ...Read more
I had them cyst on the top of my foot, there was like 4 soft knots, i noticed they were gone and my foot is red and swollen is that normal.
Dropped an extension ladder (it lowered very fast) across the top of my foot! Black and blue and slightly swollen! Hurts a lot (burns actually) ?
Depends: Swelling naturally occurs with legs down and engorgement of the veins can look purple. Elevate your legs and see if the color changes. If so, it's associated with venous reflux. If the foot remains swollen, this may be an emergency that the circulation is compromised where a clot or an infection could be present. If in doubt, have it checked out. A podiatry consult would be good. ...Read more
My foot is swollen and it hurts to touch it on the top of my foot. How do I know if it's fractured?
Get an x-ray: Get an x-ray- the only way to be sure. ...Read more