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Severe pain in foot, diagnosed as bone spur, constant pain have Osteo arthritis. Solution for pain?

hi I am a 39year old female 3 childeren youngest 13mths, for 6 months I haved had pain in my foot which was diagonsed as a bone spur rubbing on nerves and tendons, near my ancle a bursitis a mri showed this all in my right foot then my left foot two weeks later I got achilles tendonitis I am in constant pain have osteo arthritis had bloot tests for rhumetoid and clear had one today for ecr blood am taking bruffen need 9 tabs a day just to walk have had steroid injections didnt work had physio didnt work please help me
Asked On : Sat, 16 Feb 2013
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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Joint Replacement 's  Response
Feb 2014
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Initial treatment is directed toward decreasing inflammation and avoiding reinjury when possible. Local cold application can help when the location of the bone spur is accessible. Anti-inflammatory medications, administered both orally and by local injection, are commonly used, depending on the location of the spur. Local mechanical measures, such as orthotics, or shoe inserts, and local bone spur pads might be considered, depending on the location of the bone spur.
lose weight if needed and then, for everyone, maintaining a healthy weight. It may also include exercise.
Wishing you good health...
Dr Saurabh Gupta.
Orthopaedic Surgeon.
Answered: Tue, 19 Feb 2013
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