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Swollen fingers on right foot due to sport injury - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hib
User :   Hello sir
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   I have hurt my foot badlay. actuall, I was kickinga football but I kicked the pole next to it by mistake. my right foot. all the finger have swollen a little
User :   it does not pain a lot but it pains when i am touchng it or walking
Doctor :   ok
User :   it happened in the morning today
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please fill these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependents: Yes/ No
Doctor :   ok
User :   age 28, male, not married, phd Student
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   which toe is it?
User :   right one
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   are you able to move the toe?
Doctor :   or is it hurting to move it?
User :   yes, yes very much
User :   only that it has got swollen and hurts when i touch it
User :   i mean, i am ablke to move the toe easily
User :   but it hurts
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i suggest that you take a diclofenac tablet for pain now after having some food
Doctor :   then i suggest that you get an xray of the foot done
Doctor :   yo rule out any fracture
User :   and after that, after 1 hour, when i was bathing, i pulled a muscle in my neck so my neck is also paining. can this muscle pull be related to the pain in my toe and the injury in my tow
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   this is different
User :   a friend told me that it is not fracture as it is not hurting so badly like crying
Doctor :   i suggest that you dont move around a lot
Doctor :   fractures dont hurt that bad
User :   ok
Doctor :   also the neck pain is just a muscle strain
Doctor :   it will go down with a pain killer
User :   just wanted to know if this nexk strain is related to the injury in the toe ?
Doctor :   also sleep without using a pillow
Doctor :   no
User :   ok
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
Doctor :   is there any external injury?
User :   ok - i filled it. but you sent the feedback form before putting this line so i was surprised what it was
Doctor :   any bleeding?
Doctor :   ok
User :   no no . no bleeding
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   also put an ice pack over your
Doctor :   toe
User :   ok. thanks doctor. any medicine
Doctor :   to reduce pain
User :   yes
Doctor :   diclofenac
Doctor :   as i told you
Doctor :   but take it after food
Doctor :   anything else?
User :   ok. how many tablets a day and when to eat
Doctor :   2 after food
User :   ok. thanks . doctor .bye
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