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I have Cellulitis after a very deep laceration on my knee. I was hospitalized for 2 days and received IV antibiotics and fluid. I was given Clindamycin Hcl 300 mg. 4 pills/day. Total of 20 pills. I only have 6 left, but there is still quite a bit of redness and swelling. Stitches are spotting s...
1 0 1 hour ago
started taking synjardy 2 days ago,working well getting my sugar down,but I just noticed my foot is swelled up(like gout) and I have a large blister? on the sideand bottom of my foot.havent even had shoes on for 2 days,never had this.is it a side effect?
1 0 1 hour ago
I stepped off of a sidewalk and lost my footing and my balance, down I went, twisted my foot; it is swollen on the top and I had a function today which required me to be on my feet ... now the swelling has reached the ankle area ... shall I have an x-ray?
8 1 6 hours ago
I noticed Sunday, 2/2/14 that my 7yr old Daughters ring toe and pinky toe on her right foot were swollen. She has fingers for toes, long and skinny and they were both swelled up like sausages. I could not find any bruising, she can bend them, she doesn t remember hitting them on anything, but she...
6 1 6 hours ago
i am 82 yr s old. my legs are swollen from ankles up - i wear compression hose but don t seem to help. i have been in the hospital for c-def twice in which they put iv s in me - i believe 5 - i was in the hospital for 5 days (mon.to fri.) i am trying not to eat anything with salt in it but some...
7 1 6 hours ago
My husband fell on a hard rock while out hunting 4 days ago. He has a black eye and numbness in his left cheek. He has felt something loose in his cheek area, except for today. It seems to have gone away. Also, right after the fall, he had a bloody nose for 2 days. Please advise. Thank you.
6 1 7 hours ago
I ve been experiencing some changes in my body for the past year and one of my problems are with my legs. My feet and legs would swell up from time to while i m just sitting down, my legs would be very sensitive and week, and my veins have been a lot more visible for about three months now. What...
7 1 7 hours ago
I hurt my ribs playing soccer (body on body collision). My ribs were sore/tender for a couple days. On the third day, my ribs cracked when i was stretching in the spot that was sore. It hurt like hell and now hurts more than it did after the first couple days of the initial injury. I have no...
6 1 7 hours ago
My joints are achy on the right side of my boddy, from my ankle to knee to hip, to back to shoulder. I have been overly tired and my muscles ache, again this is only on my right side, the left side feels completly normally. I have recently had an xray on my right knee this is all clear.
6 1 7 hours ago
My wrist hurts only when I bend it back or forward I can t even do a push up. It happened when I put alot of pressure on it from having missionary sex. It s been hurting for over 4 months now. Only hurts when I put pressure on it, other wise it s fine I can move it all ways.
2 1 8 hours ago
I have pain in both forearms radiating from the elbow to halfway to the hand. It is sensitive to the touch but not with movement. It developed after 3 months of both arms falling asleep very easily and becoming numb when bent for long periods especially at night. This never used to happen....
2 1 8 hours ago
I have a very large painful bruise on my inner part of lower leg. The bruising is spreading down to my ankle and to the front of my ankle in the front. Also out of nowhere I get blood just running out of my nostrils. Is this anything to cause me to be seen by a doctor?
2 1 8 hours ago
I woke up yesterday morning with my neck primarily hurting to the left side then by yesterday evening it was in the back now I care barely turn my head either way and it is hurting so badly. I took more Motrin hoping it will ease up some. Is there anything I can do to help this. Never have I had...
1 0 9 hours ago
I have Lupus, Chron s, Hypothyroid, Spinal Stenosis of lower back, panic attacks, sleep disorder and depression as medical issues. The last month when I lay down my right arm has a dull throbbing that radiates down my right leg and is getting worse. What should I do?
1 0 4 days ago
Went on a 3 mile hike in the mountains 2 days ago. had a brief light rash on thighs with some itching. rash was red but not raised like hives, but was itchy. Over last two days has had joint pain in ankles and wrist with some swelling, and swelling is more in hands. Urinating is fine. No fever....
1 0 4 days ago
Hello. My husband is having back spasms so excruciating that he cannot move. This started Thursday, May 25. I am contemplating taking him to ER (if i can get him in a car). My question is what can the ER do for him that we are not already doing? We have been doing ice, heat and he has muscle...
1 0 4 days ago
Hello, I have been experiencing swelling of my ankles, feet, and lower legs. lasting for several days. I recently had 2 bumps appear on each leg and one on top of my left foot. they felt hard to the touch but skin scratched off easily revealing a pus center, I had one that appeared to be a...
6 1 5 days ago
I appear to have coxcydinea. It started 2 weeks after L3-L4 decompression surgery. I think I was spending too much time leaning back on various chairs. My MRI shows slight angulation, but not much according to my neurologist. I may go see a physiatrist for a ganglion impar bock. I also just...
6 1 5 days ago
hey, since last thursday when i walk, take a deep breath or move my head i fee a numbness in my face. It seems like last week i moved the wrong way and my lower back hurt like i pinched something. Is this something i need to go to the doctor about? I was hoping it would have gone away but it...
6 1 5 days ago
Like the 20 year old guy below, I also have a small, hard bump more than a lump on my collarbone. It is more like below the skin and I can grab it. It does not hurt. I m curious because I found another similar small bump on my right shin. I m 51 and very healthy. What are these hard bumps?
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