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what causes the ball of your foot to hurt

A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
36 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Yes: An evaluation and x ray may be obtained by seeing urgent care or your PCP. To rule out a fracture, please have an x ray. Apply local ice, take Motrin ... Read More

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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Oberman
31 years experience Podiatry
Many things: Trauma, biomechanical problem, infection, arthritity, neuropathy and poor circulation are some. Too many to mention. If a perstent problem, see podiat ... Read More
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Dr. Howard Fox
42 years experience Podiatry
The Foot: Is a complicated architectural marvel that doesn't get enough respect. The list of things that can cause foot pain is too long to list here, and some ... Read More
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Dr. Payam Rafat
22 years experience Podiatry
Many possibilities: Your pain could be as a result of many different things. A thorough history and physical exam and possibly some laboratory and radiology exams are nee ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Podiatrist eval: There are many possible causes of foot pain. Plantar fasciitis is a common cause which leads to pain in the bottom of the heel which may present when ... Read More
Dr. Payam Rafat
22 years experience Podiatry
Many possibilities: Your pain could be as a result of many different things. A thorough history and physical exam and possibly some laboratory and radiology exams are nee ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Oberman
31 years experience Podiatry
Many things: Injury, infection, inflammatory condition and neuropathic conditions are some.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
41 years experience Podiatry
See below: Continued stress on the foot or the foot in an abnormal position or unresolved injury.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Oberman
31 years experience Podiatry
So many: Injury, infection, gout, arthritis, nerve and circulatory causes are some.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Payam Rafat
22 years experience Podiatry
Many possibilities: Your pain could be as a result of many different things. A thorough history and physical exam and possibly some laboratory and radiology exams are nee ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ankur Dharia
21 years experience Podiatry
So many causes...: Too many causes to list, but here are some more common ones: plantar fasciitis, bursitis, calcaneal apophysitis, trauma (contusion, sprain, or fractu ... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
41 years experience Podiatry
Many things: Your pain could from trauma, plantar fasciitis, metatarsalgia, neuroma, stress fracture.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vadim Glukh
23 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Many:: Arthritis plantar fasciitis, severe flat feet, locking joints - see your foot dr.

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