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What could be the reason for inflamation and swelling in the feet and pain while walking ?

Quarter sized area on the topside of right foot with inflamation and slight tenderness/swelling. Putting pressure to try to walk causes extreme pain and pressure on foot and leg up to thigh area. I don t know what caused this, it just started about two weeks ago and has gotten worse in the last couple of days. Please help it you can.
Thu, 19 Jan 2012
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start taking anti inflamatory medicines like Brufen.
Either you having musculo-skeletal pain or gout.
for gout need to do a blood test i.e for uric acid.
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Physical Therapist or Physiotherapist Vikas Dwivedi's  Response
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first of all u do rice protocol
R-Rest
I-ICE massage
C-COMPRESSION BY BANDAGE
E-ELEVATE THE PART
definitely ur pain will cum down, if not thn go n consult a orthopaedician.
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