A 39-year-old member asked:
What does sharp pain in leg and weird sensation in arch of foot mean after long walk in heels?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Jeffrey Kass answered
27 years experience in Podiatry
Something is wrong: Anytime you have pain, there is something wrong. There are a few possibilities. It could be the foot pain comes first, i.E plantar fascitis and as a result you are compensating or walking differently and then getting the leg pain. Knowing if you are flatfooted or have a high arch would help but in either case an orthotic might help. A nerve problem should also be ruled out.
Answered on Feb 25, 2013
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