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My big toe hurts today, especially when walking and for a
My big toe hurts today, especially when walking and for a bit after I sit down. It almost feels like a cramp in the joint, behind the toe pad and a little into the toe pad.… read more
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My foot is in pain--esp. the the toe area. I.e., when I walk
My foot is in pain--esp. the the toe area. I.e., when I walk it doesn't naturally turn as I lift off the left foot. I have ignored the nurse's 2 years ago "you have arthritis" in the shoulder. Does an… read more
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I broke ankle it was a break of the fibula and I think the
I broke ankle it was a break of the fibula and I think the media malleous, Weber b. No surgery in a cast for six weeks. How long will it take me to be able to walk again unaided after the cast comes o… read more
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I have pain in the metatarsal area and I'm wondering if I
I have pain in the metatarsal area and I'm wondering if I have a stress fracture and I have questions… read more
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I injured my toe early in the week and it doesn't hurt
i injured my toe early in the week and it doesn't hurt anymore but the top of my foot is swollen … read more
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I slipped on something on the last step of the stairs going
I slipped on something on the last step of the stairs going down to street level in my apartment building. My left foot hit the floor hard and twisted, and experienced severe extreme momentary pain fo… read more
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My wife broke her right foot Friday late, took her to her
My wife broke her right foot Friday late, took her to her primary Doctor, he X-rayed, gave her a boot and told her to wait until Monday to see an orthopedic Doctor, she has been in pain yesterday and … read more
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I have had severe knee issues. I have hyper extended it a
Hello i have had severe knee issues. I have hyper extended it a few times w out going to see anyone about it. The ladt time i was on crutches for 4 months. It has healed but i have trouble when i wake… read more
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I stubbed a toe playing volleyball on July 30. It appeared
I stubbed a toe playing volleyball on July 30. It appeared to be broken. I did ice and elevation and ibuprofen for the first few days. I coddled the foot for six weeks to give it time to heal. (Two we… read more
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Diagnosed with 3metatarsal avascular necrosis early stages.
Diagnosed with 3metatarsal avascular necrosis early stages. I had a previous dislocated joint which was pinned last year. The doc thinks with constant stubbing of toe has caused it to necrose and it p… read more
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Doc we previously discussed foot pain on top of right foot
Doc we previously discussed foot pain on top of right foot on walking forward. You felt it was arthritis in the big toe joint because pain was on forward motion loading the joint. First doc and then a… read more
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I snubbed my left toe about ten days ago and am still
I snubbed my left toe about ten days ago and am still experiencing pain...not severe, but still distracting. If I request an X-ray, should it by of just the fifth toe or the entire left foot? Thank yo… read more
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I was walking barefoot at home 4 weeks ago and I jammed my
I was walking barefoot at home 4 weeks ago and I jammed my 2nd toe on the carpet really hard. I was pretty sure I broke it. It got really black and blue and purple. The really bad spot was about 3/4 u… read more
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Had ORIF surgery in April for a Weber Fibula break. One
Had ORIF surgery in April for a Weber B Fibula break. One plate, 5 screws. NWB for 7 weeks after surgery. FWB for the past 6 weeks. Ortho said the bone was doing very well; that he couldn't tell where… read more
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I stubbed my small toe last Thursday night. I called my
I stubbed my small toe last Thursday night. I called my primary care doctor, and he said that there was nothing that can be done for that. After research, I called back and his the assistant said that… read more
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I am a healthy 52 year old woman. I broke my baby toe on Sept 9th (toe sticking out at almost a right angle to its normal spot). It is much better, however it is still swollen and with some residual b… read more
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I was wondering if someone could look at the following X-rays and give an opinion. http://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/ My 10 year old daughter complained about heel pain all summer and limped o… read more
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79 year old father with severe heel pain. Told many years gout, but new specialist said plantar fasciitis. Pain is to the point where he could not walk and received cortizone injection in heel on Tues… read more
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