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  • My left big toe won't bend. And the joint is swollen. Doctors can't figure it out.

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Foot conditions January 21, 2016 03:21 PM

    Ok so last year around July-august I noticed that my big toe wasn't going back. I thought maybe it was from some pointy toed heels I wore. So I went to a podiatrist and took a xray. Nothing. (Or so she said) So I went and got an MRI done. Once again nothing. So I went to yet another doctor. They...

  • Sudden onset foot pain (not gout)

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Foot conditions May 31, 2010 10:00 PM

    April 18th 2009, I awakened to extreme pain in my lower back and gout-like pain in my right foot. I also had a mild temp. I went to the ER and was sent to a RI hospital for an emergency MRI, as the ER doctor thought I might have an abscess on my spine.In RI, they found no indication of abscess and...

  • Big toes have been purple for three months...

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Foot conditions March 29, 2010 06:39 AM

    Hi, both of my big toes simultaneously started to turn blue, then purple and black, starting about three months ago. At first I thought I had somehow bruised them, but changing shoes and letting time pass has done no good. They are purple from the base all the way to the tip, and any new growth is...

  • One Swollen Painful Foot - Not Broken

    bigwoodenhand 4 Replies
    Posted in: Foot conditions July 21, 2009 12:01 AM

    Hi, I'm a 41 year old female. Two years ago after an extended period of kneeling I stood up and my right foot was hugely swollen across the top and including the toes and painful down the length of the fifth metatarsal. I was xrayed but they found nothing. My GP said it was not uncommon for stress...

  • Top Foot Pain (revised)

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Foot conditions May 5, 2009 02:24 AM

    I had posted before but doctors have since changed a test result so I will post again.In 2007, I had a disease which forced me to stand/walk for 18-20 hrs a day for 4 months. After the third month, my shins and feet became swollen and by the 4th month i had chronic pain in the top of my feet (from...

  • Top of foot pain

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Foot conditions April 30, 2009 09:56 PM

    In 2007, I had a disease which forced me to stand/walk for 18-20 hrs a day for 4 months. After the third mo, my shins and feet became swollen and by the 4th mo i had chronic pain in the top of my feet so that I could no longer walk. It took an additional 2 mo for the swelling to go away but the...

  • FEET Swollen pain burning pain red rash up to calves now

    Dawn5513 1 Replies
    Posted in: Foot conditions April 4, 2008 12:47 PM

    My feet can have burning pain so bad even without moving them. They are swollen with a red spotty rash that has also moved up to almost my knees. This is the 3rd week and it just grows worse. My general practitioner did blood tests for thyroid etc...he forgot and now is doing a uric acid. The rash...

  • Severe pain in hands and feet!!

    oomilkdud 39 Replies
    Posted in: Foot conditions January 11, 2007 07:31 AM

    Hi, I am an 18 year old girl. I am a cheerleader wich may have somthing to do with my problem. I have severe pain in my hands and my feet, sometimes my ankles and wrists. The pain is worse at night but latley happens during activity. I was tested for diabetes, arthritis, and lyme disease. All came...