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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...

  • I have unexplained inflammation, swelling, and severe pain in both of my big toes.

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Foot conditions April 10, 2014 10:42 PM

    I have been to both my doctor as well as my podiatrist and neither have been able to diagnose my issue. My big toes alternate swelling, inflammation, and severe pain. The area affected is usually only the too joint of the toe. The area will swell to twice the natural size and become so painful...

  • Mr Morris

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Foot conditions November 26, 2010 05:27 AM

    Same thing! I'm 28 and about 6 months ago i woke to a swollen foot. Went to the hospital, had an x-ray and basically got laughed at by the doctor. He seemed to think i was just there to get strong pain killers. Now 6 months on it's started again. Left foot very swollen to the point that i can't...

  • 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...

  • gout pain

    deepinsideofyou 2 Replies
    Posted in: Foot conditions October 2, 2009 06:32 AM

    I just learned that the pain I was feeling on my toes is caused by gout. I was advised to drink plenty of cherry juice since it’s known to help gout patients. Can you please recommend or share other gout medications to help for the pain?

  • 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...

  • my mom hurts

    ilovemykids 3 Replies
    Posted in: Foot conditions May 14, 2007 05:25 PM

    I am trying to find out some help online for my mom who for the past year has had problems with her right foot. Her foot swells up soo bad all the time sometimes it's so bad it doesn't even look like a foot anymore. She takes high blood pressure meds, but I am not sure the name. I have read up...

  • my mom hurts 24/7

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Foot conditions May 14, 2007 04:21 PM

    Help, I can't take seeing my mom hurt so much. Her right foot swells up all the time, it doesn't even look like a foot sometimes! She says right under the ball of her foot or right under the arch gets soo sensitive she can't stand anything to touch it. I am starting to research online and I...