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Diabetic neuropathy - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/diabetic-neuropathy/symptoms-causes/syc-20371580

Apr 29th, 2022 - Overview Diabetic neuropathy is a type of nerve damage that can occur if you have diabetes. High blood sugar (glucose) can injure nerves throughout the body. Diabetic neuropathy most often damages nerves in the legs and feet. Depending on the affected nerves, diabetic neuropathy symptoms include pain and numbness in the legs, feet and hands. It can also cause problems with the digestive system,...

Foot and Toe Ulcers: Treatment, Preventio
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/17169-foot-and-toe-ulcers

Apr 27th, 2022 - Overview What are foot and toe ulcers? An ulcer is an open wound or sore that will not heal or keeps returning. When you have ulcers on your feet and toes, it can be related to diabetes — specifically, a complication called neuropathy that causes you to lose feeling in your feet. A scrape, cut or puncture in your skin can turn into an ulcer, but you might not know it’s there if you have neuropa...

Athlete's foot - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/athletes-foot/symptoms-causes/syc-20353841

Apr 27th, 2022 - Overview Athlete's foot between the toes Open pop-up dialog box Close Athlete's foot between the toes Athlete's foot between the toes Athlete's foot can cause cracked peeling skin between the toes. Athlete's foot (tinea pedis) is a fungal skin infection that usually begins between the toes. It commonly occurs in people whose feet have become very sweaty while confined within tight-fitting shoes...

Athlete's foot - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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Apr 27th, 2022 - Overview Athlete's foot between the toes Open pop-up dialog box Close Athlete's foot between the toes Athlete's foot between the toes Athlete's foot can cause cracked peeling skin between the toes. Athlete's foot (tinea pedis) is a fungal skin infection that usually begins between the toes. It commonly occurs in people whose feet have become very sweaty while confined within tight-fitting shoes...

Athlete's foot - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/athletes-foot/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20353847

Apr 27th, 2022 - Diagnosis Your doctor may be able to diagnose athlete's foot simply by looking at it. Some types of athletes foot look like dry skin or dermatitis. To help confirm the diagnosis and rule out other conditions, your doctor might take a skin scraping from the affected area for testing in a lab. Treatment If your athlete's foot doesn't respond to nonprescription products and self-care, you may need...

Ringworm (body) - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/ringworm-body/symptoms-causes/syc-20353780

Apr 26th, 2022 - Overview Ringworm on an arm Open pop-up dialog box Close Ringworm on an arm Ringworm on an arm Ringworm often causes a ring-shaped rash that is itchy, scaly and slightly raised. The rings usually start small and then expand outward. Ringworm of the body (tinea corporis) is a rash caused by a fungal infection. It's usually an itchy, circular rash with clearer skin in the middle. Ringworm gets it...

Broken foot - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/broken-foot/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20355498

Apr 20th, 2022 - Diagnosis During the physical exam, your doctor will check for points of tenderness in your foot. The precise location of your pain can help determine its cause. They may move your foot into different positions, to check your range of motion. You may be asked to walk for a short distance so that your doctor can examine your gait. Imaging tests If your signs and symptoms suggest a break or fract...

Broken foot - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/broken-foot/symptoms-causes/syc-20355492

Apr 20th, 2022 - Overview Foot and ankle bones Open pop-up dialog box Close Foot and ankle bones Foot and ankle bones A fall or blow to your ankle can break one or more of the three bones in your ankle joint — the fibula, the tibia and the talus. Rolling your ankle can cause a break in the knobby bumps at the end of the tibia and fibula. A broken foot is an injury to the bone. You may experience a broken foot d...

Cellulitis: Symptoms, Causes, Tr
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/15071-cellulitis

Apr 18th, 2022 - Overview What is cellulitis? Cellulitis is a bacterial infection of your skin and the tissues beneath your skin. It most commonly affects the lower part of your body, including your legs, feet and toes. However, it can occur in any part of your body. It also commonly appears on your face, arms, hands and fingers. Who does cellulitis affect? Anyone can get cellulitis. However, you may be more li...

Broken ankle - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/broken-ankle/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20450038

Mar 26th, 2022 - Diagnosis Your doctor will examine your ankle to check for points of tenderness. The precise location of your pain can help determine its cause. Your doctor may move your foot into different positions to check your range of motion. You may be asked to walk for a short distance so that your doctor can examine your gait. Tests If your signs and symptoms suggest a break or fracture, your doctor ma...

Broken ankle - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/broken-ankle/symptoms-causes/syc-20450025

Mar 26th, 2022 - Overview Foot and ankle bones Open pop-up dialog box Close Foot and ankle bones Foot and ankle bones A fall or blow to your ankle can break one or more of the three bones in your ankle joint — the fibula, the tibia and the talus. Rolling your ankle can cause a break in the knobby bumps at the end of the tibia and fibula. A broken or fractured ankle is an injury to the bone. You may experience a...

Toe walking - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/toe-walking/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20378414

Mar 23rd, 2022 - Diagnosis Toe walking can be observed during a physical exam. In some cases, the doctor may do a gait analysis or an exam known as electromyography (EMG). During an EMG, a thin needle with an electrode is inserted into a muscle in the leg. The electrode measures the electrical activity in the affected nerve or muscle. If the doctor suspects a condition such as cerebral palsy or autism, he or sh...

Toe walking - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/toe-walking/symptoms-causes/syc-20378410

Mar 23rd, 2022 - Overview Walking on the toes or the balls of the feet, also known as toe walking, is fairly common in children who are just beginning to walk. Most children outgrow it. Kids who continue toe walking beyond the toddler years often do so out of habit. As long as your child is growing and developing normally, toe walking is unlikely to be a cause for concern. Toe walking sometimes can result from ...

Viral Exanthem Rash: Symptoms,
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Mar 18th, 2022 - Overview What is a viral exanthem rash? Exanthem is a medical term that describes a widespread rash. A viral exanthem rash accompanies a viral infection. It causes spots, bumps or blotches on your skin. You also might experience additional viral symptoms such as fever, fatigue and body aches. What is the difference between a viral and bacterial exanthem rash? An exanthem also can accompany a ba...

Pulmonary atresia with intact ventricular septum - Overview - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/pulmonary-atresia-intact-ventricular-septum/cdc-20396714

Mar 12th, 2022 - Pulmonary atresia with intact ventricular septum Pulmonary atresia (uh-TREE-zhuh) is a rare heart problem present at birth (congenital heart defect). In pulmonary atresia, the valve between the heart and lungs (pulmonary valve) isn't fully developed. Blood can't flow from the right lower heart chamber (right ventricle) to the lungs. Some blood may move through a natural opening between the arte...

Pulmonary atresia with ventricular septal defect - Overview - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/pulmonary-atresia-ventricular-septum-defect/cdc-20396707

Mar 12th, 2022 - Pulmonary atresia with ventricular septal defect Pulmonary atresia (uh-TREE-zhuh) with ventricular septal defect (VSD) is a heart problem present at birth (congenital heart defect). In this pulmonary atresia, the valve between the heart and lungs (pulmonary valve) is not fully developed. Blood can't flow from the right lower heart chamber (right ventricle) to the lungs. In pulmonary atresia wit...

Popliteal artery aneurysm - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/popliteal-artery-aneurysm/symptoms-causes/syc-20355432

Feb 23rd, 2022 - Overview A popliteal artery aneurysm is an irregular bulge that occurs in the wall of the artery located behind the knee joint. It is a type of lower extremity aneurysm. Products & Services Book: Mayo Clinic Family Health Book, 5th Edition Newsletter: Mayo Clinic Health Letter — Digital EditionShow more products from Mayo Clinic Symptoms A popliteal artery aneurysm may not cause any noticeable ...

Undifferentiated pleomorphic sarcoma - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/undifferentiated-pleomorphic-sarcoma/symptoms-causes/syc-20389554

Feb 12th, 2022 - Overview Undifferentiated pleomorphic sarcoma (UPS) is a rare type of cancer that begins mostly in the soft tissues of the body. Soft tissues connect, support and surround other body structures. UPS usually occurs in the arms or legs. Less often it can happen in the area behind the abdominal organs (retroperitoneum). The name undifferentiated pleomorphic sarcoma comes from the way the cancer ce...

Ingrown toenails - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/ingrown-toenails/symptoms-causes/syc-20355903

Feb 8th, 2022 - Overview Ingrown toenail Open pop-up dialog box Close Ingrown toenail Ingrown toenail An ingrown toenail may cause pain, inflamed skin, swelling and, sometimes, infection around the toenail. Ingrown toenails are a common condition in which the corner or side of a toenail grows into the soft flesh. The result is pain, inflamed skin, swelling and, sometimes, an infection. Ingrown toenails usually...

Herniated disk - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/herniated-disk/symptoms-causes/syc-20354095?utm_campaign=Knowledge-panel&utm_content=Spinal-disc-herniation&utm_medium=abstract&utm_source=Google

Feb 8th, 2022 - Overview Herniated disk Open pop-up dialog box Close Herniated disk Herniated disk The rubbery disks that lie between the vertebrae in the spine consist of a soft center (nucleus) surrounded by a tougher exterior (annulus). A herniated disk occurs when a portion of the nucleus pushes through a crack in the annulus. Symptoms may occur if the herniation compresses a nerve. A herniated disk refers...