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Numbness in balls of feet and toes

A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Munshower
Family Medicine 31 years experience
Pain and cramping: There can be several causes to this, and some may involve subtle changes in your electrolytes for example. Get an evaluation with some routine testin... Read More

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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Hastriter
Pediatrics - Neurology 20 years experience
Numbness: Tens machine 10-15 minutes 2-3 times a day should help your symptoms. If you do this and you still are having problems with numbness, make sure to see... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Per Freitag
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S1 nerve irritation: Can be caused by high heeled shoes which are too tight. Nubness on the outside foot and small toe can also be caused by irritation of the S1 nerve roo... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Rosenstein
Podiatry 43 years experience
Exam: You need to be seen by a Physician to evaluate your symptoms. You will need blood work, x-rays, possible MRI of your lower back. I would start to ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Angelo Mitsos
Podiatry 41 years experience
+Mulder's sign: If the pain and burning is primarily at the base of the 3rd and 4th toes, then neuroma is highly likely. If pain is aggravated by tight shoes or tigh... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sanjay Patel
Podiatry 33 years experience
Left foot/toes: numbness with pain is not normal. Did you do any activities on it or injured it? Are you on your feet a lot in shoes all day? Are shoes tight? You may... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Keith
Podiatry 45 years experience
Check right shoe.: With no health problems and only affecting the right foot toes, a nerve in the area of the ankle or lower leg has been irritated and is allowing incon... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Trantalis, DPM
Podiatry 43 years experience
Seek evaluation : Having this for four years is not necessarily good because usually more damage to the nerve can occur having said that you would need to get evaluated... Read More
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Bowman
39 years experience
Get: Tested to see what cause is like a nerve conduction study. If it all toes then its not likey you have a neuroma. I suggest you consult with neurologis... Read More
A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Podiatry 42 years experience
See below: Could have been from the temperature causing a mild hypothermic reaction but closing down the blood supply. Good that it is cleared up, but keep the f... Read More
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