I do not smoke and drink, eat a light diet, eat little meat, not fat body type, in the middle of the night when I go to bed, the right foot female toe joint swelling and pain without obvious cause, when the onset of pain is severe, difficult to sleep at night, difficult to walk, to the hospital for examination and film, check the blood uric acid is not high, the doctor prescribed diclofenac sodium slow-release tablets orally, Fotalin ointment topical application, Yunnan Baiyao aerosol topical spray, intermittent use for more than 10 days, swelling and pain better when taking the medicine, but not completely disappeared, occasionally stop a day or two of medicine and pain again, the condition for more than 10 days, than the first onset of improvement, but not as severe as the first, but after stopping the medicine, the pain recurred, but walking inconvenience.The pain is better than the initial onset, but after stopping the medication the pain returns, only it is not as severe as the initial onset, and I can barely walk, but the pain is worse when I walk.What is this disease and how can I treat it?
According to your description combined with the picture, this situation can not exclude fasciitis, pay attention to the recent do not walk for a long time activities, rest elevate the affected foot, you can daily hot water foot soak 30 minutes, other topical drugs also according to your method, this disease recovery does take a longer time.
Your case needs to be examined further in a timely manner. In the past, bunions were mainly considered to cause clinical symptoms, mainly due to damage to the surrounding connective tissue and the formation of joint effusion causing the current discomfort.
The swelling and pain in the joint of the foot and thumb is also considered to be caused by gouty arthritis or rheumatoid arthritis in the first place.It is true that your uric acid level is not high, but it is also possible to have gouty arthritis with a low uric acid level.We suggest that you go to your local hospital for a blood sedimentation test to see if an increase in blood sugar indicates that inflammation is still present.