A 28-year-old female asked:
i have sharp,stinging pain in the ball of my foot and sometimes the smaller toes go numb or sting and burn too.hurts even when i rest it. any ideas?
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Podiatry 12 years experience
Sounds like: Sounds like you might have a neuroma but to get a definite diagnosis you should see a local Podiatrist. I would also suggest an NCV test (nerve conduction velocity) of the lower extremity to make sure the problem does not originate in your lower back.
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