Moreover, fluid retention may be caused due to varied reasons, ranging from an injury, to a heart problem. In case of internal bleeding or if it continues to grow, then surgical removal of bone spur will be recommended; but that is often considered the last resort to get relief from this disorder. Foot drop is a condition that is characterized by the inability of a person to flex or move their ankle and toe muscles effectively This results in a person dragging their toes over the ground and walking with an added effort in their gait. This concentrate on providing support to the patient's foot such that he is able to lift his foot better and higher and does not have to scuffle his toes along the ground, and neither does he have to swing his legs out. Individuals who spend most of their time at work on their feet may require 6-8 weeks minimum. Hammertoe is sometimes also known as hammer toe, claw, or mallet toe. Sometimes, heat treatment is done at the site, which helps in drawing blood to the site, thus, aiding in quick healing of the tissue. Recovery takes a long time and complications may arise.

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Virginia Tech's win against the Blue Devils put the Hokies into the poll at No. 21 and gave the ACC seven ranked teams in the month of January for the first time in its history. It's also the first time Virginia Tech, which visits North Carolina State on Wednesday night, has been ranked since November 2010. ''The first thing I said to our team when we walked into the locker room was 'Welcome to the ACC,''' Virginia coach Tony Bennett said after the FSU loss. ''I said, 'If you are not right, and you are not executing all of the way through, you will not be successful.' ... You are just going to have to be ready to play at home or away.'' In the Big Ten, No. 20 Purdue lost at home Sunday to Minnesota, while the Hoosiers lost their league opener last week at home against Nebraska . STILL ON TOP: Reigning national champion Villanova certainly looks comfortable at No. 1. The Wildcats (14-0, 2-0 Big East) stayed atop the AP Top 25 for a fifth straight week after winning at No.

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