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Mild pain and swelling in the 2nd, 3rd and 4th metatarsal bones of left foot. hurts when walking and putting pressure on it. don't remember hurting it

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
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see a rheumatologist: This may be an inflammatory arthritis. There are several possible causes. See a rheumatologist if possible.
Dr. Dana Dober
Specializes in Podiatry
Get an x-ray: Could be a sprain/strain of the foot or possible stress fracture. Consult with a podiatrist for examination and x-rays.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Podiatry 41 years experience
It could be also the beginning of a neuroma with compression of the nerve.
Nov 23, 2013
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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A neuroma causing pain and swelling of multiple MTPs?
Nov 23, 2013

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