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Blister like things on ankle and sole - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Practicing since : 2004
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hello
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   ok so i have something wrong with my foot and have no idea what it could be
Doctor :   did u hurt ur foot or sustain any in jury?
User :   There are blister/boils things on my ankle and under the skin on my heel. And no i didn't hurt it
Doctor :   since how long u have this
Doctor :   how many days or hours?did u have sun burn?
User :   like a few days
User :   no i haven't burned my feet
Doctor :   do u have any history of allergy
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details of the patient-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No
User :   the blister things have gotten better as i put a hot compress on them every night since i saw them. but the ones on my heel are under the skin and are very painful. no history of allergy
Doctor :   do u have any other medical problems other than this or taking any medicine as of now
User :   23, Female, Student, CA, Committed relationship, 165 lbs, 5"6'. no dependents. no no other problems and just tylenol for pain
Doctor :   do u have fever or sore throat as of now

User :   no sore throat
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is there any swelling or joint pain?
User :   well its a little swollen and my ankle hurts if i rotate it
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   whats the colour of the skin over the blister?
User :   red
Doctor :   is there any pus or discharge
User :   no they havent burst
User :   the ones on my heel havent come up to the surface yet
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i would suggest u to consult a physician
Doctor :   u might need course of antibiotic for this
Doctor :   along with antibiotic cream for local application
User :   aha...could it be theres something wrong with the bone?.
User :   like a heel spur or something of that nature
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