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1. After not walking much (only indoors) for months, I
1. After not walking much (only indoors) for months, I walked 40-50 mins straight and was then diagnosed with achilles tendonitis in the right foot.2. A few days ago was doing standing hand to feet ex… read more
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I walked 40 mins (after months of not walking much) a month ago and started feeling gradual pain in back of heel/bottom of heel! Pain at bottom of heel has gone away. Swelling comes and goes, and no p… read more
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Second opinion] I walked 40 mins (after months of not walking much) and started feeling gradual pain in back of heel/bottom of heel! Swelling comes and goes, and no pain during rest but I feel there i… read more
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I walked 40 mins (after months of not walking much) about a month ago and started feeling gradual pain in back of heel/bottom of heel! Swelling comes and goes, and no pain during rest but I feel there… read more
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After having not walked for a while, I went for a 40 min
Hello! After having not walked for a while, I went for a 40 min walk 3-4 weeks ago and since then anytime I try to walk for even a few minutes I have pain on the outer bottom of my heel, if I keep wal… read more
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I workout daily (cycling and strength training) and have been having ankle pain. It happened in the past and an urgent care thought tendinitis potentially. It's on the side of my ankle near the ball o… read more
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Around the middle of November 2020 i was going down a few
Around the middle of November 2020 i was going down a few stairs and stepped on my left foot wrong and fell forward and my right foot went underneath me and bent sideways. It was excruciating pain. I … read more
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Ankle Injury- After slipping on a wet surface and trying to catch my balance over several feet I finally had a leg go out from underneath me as I fell and hit my legs/feet against the side of a doorwa… read more
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I am having some foot and ankle issues. It swells sometimes
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Last year I had an avulsion fracture in my left ankle. I
Last year I had an avulsion fracture in my left ankle. I don't know if it healed properly. They gave me a brace, crutches, and told me to not walk on it for 6 weeks. It eventually stopped hurting. How… read more
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Just a couple days. Putting weight on it. I think I damaged tendons or ligaments near my ankle. … read more
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Would like a DPM to review this question - 48 year old male,
Would like a DPM to review this question - 48 year old male, had Achilles tendon rupture repair 11 years ago. Callus developed after having area cauterized (lower end of incision)when cast was taken o… read more
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I had my Achilles' tendon and a piece of my heel bone at the achilles insertion point removed 9 weeks ago both due to infection. I have since has a skin flap and skin graft to close the resulting woun… read more
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I have an achellis heal. Can you tell me if there is a brace
Hello i have an achellis heal. Can you tell me if there is a brace that removes pressure from this area. i can picture the engineering of this brace but i can find it.… 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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I have recently noticed an onset of pain about 1-1.5 inches
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I think I have hurt my achilles - I can stand on my tippy toes but cannot put my heel flat on the floor and I am walking with a limp. Could my achilles be torn or just damaged?… read more
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I have had major heel pain that does not allow me to run for
I have had major heel pain that does not allow me to run for 8 months now. I had X-rays, CT scans, bone scans. It was determined that i had a stress fracture in my calcareous bone as well as multiple … read more
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