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My foot has gone swolen and red within 15 minutes what is

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My foot has gone swolen and red within 15 minutes what is wrong with it its hot nd uncomfortable but not painful it is slightly itchy to but not massivly
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 10 months ago.

Hello. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing internist. Excellent service is my goal.

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 10 months ago.

do you have a pic?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
I am just trying to get one for you
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 10 months ago.

It appears this could be the start of an infection like cellulitis

or gout

do you have gout?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
No i dont never had it .. ive had cellulitis before in that same foot but then i couldnt walk on it this time i can
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
I will show u what it looked like just as it started in a pic and u can see the difference
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 10 months ago.

I'm sorry to say I think this is the start of cellulitis

I think you need to get checked before it gets worse

let me know if you have other questions.

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