Swollen foot

Sesamoiditis

Sesamoiditis

Sesamoiditis affects the small sesamoid bones under the base of the big toe. It is an overuse injury causing gradual onset pain in the forefoot. Medically reviewed by Dr. Chaminda Goonetilleke, 20th Jan. 2022 Symptoms …

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Jones fracture

Jones Fracture

Jones fracture is a fracture of the 5th metatarsal bone on the outside of the foot. It occurs through overuse, or following a severe ankle sprain. Medically reviewed by Dr. Chaminda Goonetilleke, 20th Jan. 2022 …

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Lisfrancs injury fracture

Lisfranc Injury

Lisfranc injury is a dislocation or fracture in the midfoot area. It is very rare, however, vital that it is not missed because long-term damage can occur. Medically reviewed by Dr Chaminda Goonetilleke, 20th Jan. …

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Gout

Gout

Gout is a form of arthritis. A build-up of uric acid in the body causes Gout. Men between the ages of 40 and 60 are most likely to suffer with it. Medically reviewed by Dr. …

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