Numbness Or Tingling (Ankle), Numbness Or Tingling (Foot (Top)) And Swelling

Reviewed on 7/13/2021

Numbness, tingling, and swelling of the ankle or foot can be seen with localized trauma or injury as well as conditions affecting the nervous system. A blood clot in the leg may also produce these symptoms. The sudden onset of numbness or tingling on one side of the body can be a sign of stroke. Seek the advice of a doctor to discuss any worrisome symptoms.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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