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His foot and ankle is swollen

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  • Posted By: Stepdaughter
  • November 24, 2013
  • 03:54 AM

The swelling has went all the way to his thigh he is in pain and can not bear any weight on it.It is hot to the touch but he says it is cold.it hurts and is dark pink and reddish in color.Can you help ?? He was raking leaves and later went to church came home freezing and shaking went to bed and woke up in awful pain .Went to the ER and has been in the hospital for over 2 weeks on pain meds and antibiotics. HELP !!!!!

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  • See if the drs will treat with ivermectin for parasites. ..since its his leg they wont show up in a stool test and only live ones show up anyways and most die shortly after a specimen is given.
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