... t I did have a bone bruise. He took me off the indocen, saying that the same properties in indocen that took the inflammation away is the same that keep the bone bruise from healing, and put me in a air boot. He also took a blood test to see if I am Vitamin D deficient as I grew up in Alaska and Washington State. ... (0 replies)
... I've got a very similar thing going on with my left foot. It is slightly swollen and hurts from the ankle to the big toe and a bit in front of the other toes. I get a tingling sensation from time to time. ... (7 replies)
... I suppose it could. I developed shin splints because of an undiagnosed blown tendon in my ankle and the other muscles and tendons were compensating for the insability.
Here is some general info ...
Shin splints are aches and pains along inner side of your leg, usually lower 1/2.
1. Overuse -- muscles that originate along inner side of leg (Tibia) are injured... (7 replies)
... I had this too. It felt like someone stretched the skin and it hurt so much that I couldn't even put a shoe on it for awhile. Now that pain is gone and I have swelling with minimal pain. Do you have any swelling? ... (7 replies)
... I had my fair share of ankle sprains etc as you can guess with 4 reconstructions of ligaments ATL etc. ... (3 replies)
... I went to dr today and had my cast taken off. He's very concerned about the heel. It's not healing like it should be. I told him about the problems with the cast feeling too tight. The bottom of my heel looked very bruise and it was swollen around my ankle. So he cleaned off the dead skin. ... (9 replies)
... te after that but it is 6 weeks of bedrest, 10 weeks of casting, then a boot for a long time. But if I have to do it I have to do it. I'd rather that than deal with pain for years again. Hopefully it will last a long time before anything happens. ... (14 replies)
... t helped a lot. My first trip by myself was to Target and I could have stayed there all day, just enjoying seeing something different. I went to the state fair with a rented wheelchair when I had the walking cast. ... (10 replies)
... inflammation, debris and bone chips removed. Also had 'trashed' ligaments that needed to be repaired. I've been in an aircast since surgery. I now have a huge bruise on the top of my foot and toes. It is extremely sensitive and feels like raw nerves rubbing on the boot even with padded bandaging. ... (16 replies)
... I am not familiar with that fracture. I do know that I have had 2 boots and had vastly different experiences with them. The first was an Aircast boot and I hated it. ... (4 replies)
... thing was fine. I then began having my ankle catch and extreme pain. I couldn't climb stairs or push off on it to get up. So at the 6 week mark I made an appt with my reliable podiatrist and he gave me a steroid shot letting me know I had one of those rare injuries to my ...canal and it should help it. ... (1 replies)
... The worst part of recovery for me was the throbbing pains when putting my foot down during the first few weeks. Pain meds never helped that for me. ... (9 replies)
... I just wanted to update this thread with my recent experience. ... (5 replies)
... I had an appointment with my surgeon yesterday. ... (5 replies)
... Tonight, about 5 days after having my hard cast on, I felt sudden pain in the "middle" joint of my big toe. It hurts to move the toe in any way, it feels like a very deep bruise. ... (35 replies)
... inner right ankle was grotesquely swollen. Since I was no longer driving, the pain and stiffness set in overnight. ... (1 replies)
... I jumped off of a playground 16 days ago playing tag with my son. I landed on an uneven spot and I'm pretty sure I rolled my ankle. It's hard to remember any details aside from the pain and my embarrassing screams. ... (3 replies)
... I am having a really sharp pain when I step down with my left foot, on the ball of it. It feels like a strong bruise, however, it looks fine. ... (1 replies)
... Fast forward to today, I finally scheduled the appointment with the specialist because I have been experiencing tremendous pain in my left ankle and my flat feet were bothering me. The specialist recommended some new orthotics instead of flat foot surgery at the moment. ... (1 replies)
... Push on the area of the heel that is tender pretty hard with thumb and then bend the toes downwards and hold for 90 seconds. Repeat but with the toes pushed up towards the calf and hold for 90 seconds. He also recommended calf stretches which I can just barely start to do. ... (12 replies)