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A 34-year-old member asked:

There is pain in my right leg above my ankle and just a little to the left of my achilles tendon. what could be causing this pain?

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Dr. Joseph Newman
Podiatry 32 years experience
A few things: It could be achilles tendinitis, a bursitis, a never irritation or something else. Seeing a podiatrist or orthopedist should help provide a more specific diagnosis.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Podiatry 41 years experience
Neuritis: It may have injured it and it is now swollen putting pressure on the sural nerve.

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Last updated Aug 16, 2013

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