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A month ago my 2 year old son managed to stand up on his
A month ago my 2 year old son managed to stand up on his high chair and jumped out of it. The next day I noticed he started limping and was in pain I then took him up to our local hospital. An X-ray w… read more
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I injured my knee a week ago playing volleyball. No swelling after the accident and the sprain was initially very painful , limited mobility and was hard to put weight on. It's better but I am still p… read more
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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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I fell down some stairs last week and injured my ankle. I think I hyperextended it in the fall. I could bear weight on the foot, but it was tender. I'm a hospice nurse making home visits and this happ… read more
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4-year-old has been limping for 3 days. Nothing shows up on
4-year-old has been limping for 3 days. Nothing shows up on x-ray. Hurts when ankle area is lightly squeezed and when asked to jump.… read more
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I walked awkward down some steps and I am left with bad pain
Hi I walked awkward down some steps and I am left with bad pain when I walk on the inside of my ankle just below the bumpy bone. The pain is a dull pain all the time and then every so often a sharp pa… read more
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I didn't see a podiatrist choice for this question so
I didn't see a podiatrist choice for this question so hopefully I am in the right area. Out of the blue tonight.........I put on my tennis shoes walking just fine, got out of my truck and the top of m… read more
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I was getting off a bus, stepped in a bit of a ditch and twisted my ankle / foot to the left and my foot sort of gave out. It is a bit tough to walk on it & it's a tad swollen. How do I tell if it is … read more
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I sprained my ankle (inversion) pretty badly playing
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I sprained my ankle 8 weeks ago. It was getting better the first 3-4 weeks and then just stopped getting better. I went and had x ray and they found no break. It has not gotten any better since then. … read more
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I rolled my right foot while playing basketball. I am really scared because I just had an osteochondrial injury on my left foot from the same way. When I injured my left foot I couldn't even stand on … read more
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While I'm afraid the last was correct in it possibly being
While I'm afraid the last was correct in it possibly being fx'ed, just wanting a 2nd opinion. My 17 yo son was playing basketball last evening and seems to have had an ankle injury. He can wiggle his … read more
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I'm 57 years old, weight 180 lb, six feet tall and workout 5
I'm 57 years old, weight 180 lb, six feet tall and workout 5 days a week. I have never had ankle injuries before. No allergies, I am not on any medication. No past medical issues. While skiing five da… read more
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