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I have pain on the side of my left foot what could it be

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
Family Medicine 60 years experience
Foot pain: Many possibilities. Probably a shoe problem. If you are running maybe a stress fracture. You need to be examined to check it out.
Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 31 years experience
Many things: Cuboid joint arthritis strain peroneal tendonitis s1 radiculopathy , bad shoes , tailor bunion.

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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
Family Medicine 30 years experience
Numbness: numbness is most commonly caused by a nerve entrapment of inflammatory issue. Get an evaluation for your numbness. Best wishes.
A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karim Badawy
Podiatry 8 years experience
Nerve related ...: Hello, Electric sensation is usually related to nerve issues. It is possible that there is nerve damage or entrapment in that area of the ankle. One ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paxton Daniel
Radiology 39 years experience
A while: Depending on how bad the trauma was the muscles can be sore for several weeks. Be patient.
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Mutnick
Allergy and Immunology 17 years experience
Foot pain: Could be plantar fasciitis or inflammation of any of the tendons or ligaments in your foot. Have you been using any anti-inflammatory meds or been hea... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Devon Glazer
Podiatry 20 years experience
Foot pain: We love to help at health tap but can you repost with more details? It would make helping you much easier. The only advise i can give you now is to se... Read More
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Ettinger
Podiatry 49 years experience
Possible nerve pain: The sural nerve runs along the outside of the foot. I suggest you make an appointment with a podiatrist.
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dustin Colegrove
Internal Medicine 12 years experience
Possible 'corn': You need to place a barrier between this area and pressure on your shoe. There are several type of over the counter bandages (Dr. Scholls being commo... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 48 years experience
Corn: If you have a persistent corn on your foot see your podiatrist for evaluation and treatment.
A female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
Clinical Psychology 40 years experience
Foot pain: Sudden onset of foot pain means you need to see your doctor. He/she may have you get an x-ray. Then you will know what you are dealing with. Peace ... Read More

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