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Swollen foot and toes hurt due to a fall from stairs - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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Doctor :   Hi
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How can i help you?
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Please proceed with your query?
User :   hi i had a question i sprained my ankle falling down the stairs yesturday afternoon and my entire foot swelled up and my toes hurt i was wondering if i fractured it when i fell i missed three steps and my leg was behind me when i landed
Doctor :  
I can help you in this?
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May i know your age?
User :   29
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Are you able to walk or bear weight on the affected foot?
User :   yes i can walk on it but when i bare weight on it it really hurts
Doctor :   AAAAAAA its difficult to predict if you have a fracture or not.
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I would suggest few measures to you.

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1. You need to give adequte rest to you limbs
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Do not walk or bear weight.
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