Conditions with symptom: 'foot growth'
I have a lump/growth under my toenail of the big toe at the top right corner of the left foot. It is very tender and is sore all the time. I cannot wear normal shoes as the top of the shoe puts pressure on the area and causes great discomfort. The nail is growing normal from the bed but is raised at a 45 degree angle over the growth. I also have an infection on the other side of the toenails edge as it is being depressed into the flesh causing it to be ingrown. Using fucidin cream on the infection to keep it at bay but not sure what to do for the lump/growth. I keep the free edge of the nail trimmed to below the growth so it does not grow over and at an angle. Doctor said I will have to have the nail removed but that seems a tad drastic. I would like to leave that option as a last resort. Would it be possible to have the lump/growth removed and not the nail or would the nail need to be removed to treat the lump/growth?
i had the same thing at the age of 16, its cause by some sort of trauma to the toe which grows of the bone upwards, the only cure is the have the lump removed which does entaile having the nail removed. its a simple operation which is done with you still awake, they just numb your feet so you can feel anything. i was told that my nail would not grow back but it did and 14 years later i still have a nail. id get it done soon than later or its just going to kep growing
im 14 almost 15 and i cant remember when i first started having these verrucas, i cant wear sandals because of the one growing on the side of my foot in total i have 1 on my left foot [on the ball of my foot] and 3 on my right foot [2 on the ball of my foot and 1 on the side of my foot] ive frozen them so many times and when i start to think they're going they flare up again :S what else can i do?
hi im 19. ive had period problems, acn and excess haiir growth all over my body and my doctor recently diagnosed me with pcos. my main problem is thehair growth because ive been on metformin but that has not helped...can you tell me what i could do to slow the hair growth?
Hi. I also suffer from excess hair on my jawline and upper lip. I went to see my doctor who prescribed me a cream called vaniqa. This significantly slows down hair growth, although will not remove it. I found that this worked on my upper lip, although not on my jawline. You wont see a difference until about 6-8 weeks. I think you should give it a go. Make an appointment with your doctor, as this costs a fortune if you buy it over the counter. Hope this helps
Hi ! At the end of January this year, somebody stood on my foot in a club with heels on. For a couple of weeks, my foot was painful and very bruised, however I could walk on it and move my toes so I didn't think I needed to get it checked out. Having previously breaking my ankle and leg, it was obvious to me that my foot was perfectly mobile, despite the bruising.Now ( 3 months after), I still have bruising down the side of my foot and pain if I apply pressure to it or wear tight fitting shoes. I also dance a lot and am experiencing pain in my foot after I have been dancing for a while. Is it worth( or too late )getting my foot checked now? And do you think anything even would be able to be done to it if there was a problem, due to how long it's been left? Thanks for reading!
I am 16, nearly 17 and 5 foot 9. My farther is 6 foot 4, and my mum is 5 foot 5. How tall will i get before i stop growing?
You stop growing at 21 unless you have a growth problem where you dont stop growing I am 6 foot 5 so youay be taller than that.
I have a question regarding foot blisters. I know someone who has a blister on the back of each foot. It started out as a normal blister but after 7 years the blister has become very hard and feels like bone. When the foot is upright its like a big lump sticking out of the back of the foot. Like I said its very hard, like bone. What advice is there available for such a problem? Is it something that will need operating on?
my left foot has started peeling underneath all my toes(not in between them) and also underneath on the top half of the foot, i've noticed the peeling for a few months and didn't think anything of it, but just recently it has become sore and very smelly, it really smells cheesy and i refuse to take my sock of when my fiance or anyone is present, yet my other foot is perfectly normal.what is it??
I have the same probably but im not sure wot this is,its my right foot,but as u say my left foot is fine.
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The Skin on the sole of my right foot seems to peel off in strips. The skin seems to be paper thin in places.It leaves my foot raw looking and sore. It is not itchy and only effects the sole of my foot and not my toes. There is no smell. this has went on for a number of years, my g.p gave me a hydricortizone cream but it made no change. HELP
Has any on got any solutions to essessive hair growth on facial and other areas that would help black people? I have had this growth on my upper lip chin... everywhere a man has it.. only problem is I'm a woman.. so it's embarrassing.
hey i have a simaliar problem and cnt stand it any longer... have u tryed laser? im thinking of havin it done but want it tgo work!!!
I suffer with sesamoiditis (left foot) and so have special insoles to help alleviate the pain. However, I still get a fair bit of pain from this condition which leads me to compensate with my right foot. Now my right foot suffers with 3 neurovascular corns, clustered together at the balls of the foot. I have regular treatment every 8 weeks from a NHS Podiatrist. However, the pain from these corns (feels like broken glass), returns after just 4 to 5 days. My work involves a lot of walking but the pain and constant limping is making life so difficult and depressing, I'm beginning to wonder how much longer I'll be able to go on like this? Is treatment really the answer or is there a cure out there somewhere?
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