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i have a hump over my heal that hurts when i touch it :(?

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Dr. Barry Marged
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Needs checked: Pain is our body's way of alerting us that there is something wrong. The degree of pain is not a reliable measure of the severity of the problem. If not from a blow, then it should be investigated

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