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i have a lump on the side of my foot

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Not enough info: to know. Recommend podiatry evaluation.

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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
The 5th met: Base sticks out a bit and this might be what you are referring to. Getting tendonitis of the peroneal tendon in that location is possible. However, if ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
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Dr. John Solar
38 years experience Podiatry
Pressure on nerve: The lump is pressing on a nerve causing your numbness. The lump may be a varicose vein or a cyst. An MRI and examination would tell.
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
I would recommend: you see a foot and ankle doctor. The doctor ail likely take X-rays to make sure there is no injury to the bone and be able to offer you a diagnosis an ... Read More
A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Hematoma: It's possible that the shin injury caused subcutaneous bleeding(black and blue discoloration would have been present) and that blood leaked down the l ... Read More
A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Allan Rosenthal
43 years experience Podiatry
Really should be exa: Tough to know what going on without seeing where is and examining. Could be a ganglion. I would suggest seeing a podiatrist.
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A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
37 years experience Family Medicine
Lumps and bumps:: These are tough to diagnose without seeing them! You don't say which side of the foot the hard lump is on, where on the side, or how long you have had ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Creighton
32 years experience Podiatry
Possible but...: Since you used the word "smashed, " bone injury is possible. If you did not develop bruising, probably not. There are bones on the side of the foot wh ... Read More
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