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plantar fasciitis stress fracture

A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Hettinger
35 years experience Podiatry
Get an X-Ray...: That's the real way to tell for sure.
Dr. Grace Torres-hodges
22 years experience Podiatry
See a podiatrist: Clinical examination and symptoms can typically lead the doc to the diagnosis, but an x-ray is the first definitive test to differentiate the two cond ... Read More
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Dr. Libby Putnam
11 years experience Podiatry
X-ray.: The best way to know is to get an x-ray of your foot. Another clue is when it hurts: stress fractures are all the time, while pf hurts most with the f ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Kugler
30 years experience Podiatry
See specialist: If you go to the foot and ankle specialist he/she can take an x-ray of the heel to determine if a fracture is present. In general if the symptoms imp ... Read More
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
See a Podiatrist: You need an exam and x-ray to determine which it is.
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Unlikely: It is not so common to have multiple stress fractures, why do you think this? X-rays can help rule out the stress fractures and if the fascitiis is ch ... Read More
A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Yes: Your foot issues affect how you walk and may well result in foot contact with the floor at an abnormal angle. Stress can be transmitted to knees, hip ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Keith Baldwin
14 years experience Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
See md immediately: Nerve symptoms with a known spine fracture are concerning. See a doctor immediately preferably one with experience in spine.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ernest Isaacson
20 years experience Podiatry
Tendinitis : Or possibly muscle strain. Either way should heal with rest supportive shoes and anti inflammatory. Best to have it checked out to confirm.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Let me explain: Stress fracture should be healed by know? How the diagnosis did was done? Mri or bone scans? Mri is the best available. If those think were done se ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
Yes: Often treatment and physical therapy will help to eradicate the problem. In a small percentage of people surgery may be required.
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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: It is very common, could effect both male and female during middle age.

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