Swollen foot

Sesamoiditis

Sesamoiditis

Sesamoiditis affects the small sesamoid bones under the base of the big toe. It is an overuse injury causing gradual pain in the forefoot. You are particularly at risk if you have had a sudden …

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Jones fracture

Jones Fracture

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

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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. It is caused by a build-up of uric acid in the body and is more common in men aged 40-60. Medically reviewed by Dr. Chaminda Goonetilleke, 20th Jan. 2022 …

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