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Intermittent sharp pain in lateral aspect of left foot 5th digit. Just with pressure. Seems triggered by running. Diagnosis? Treatment options?

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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience in Podiatry
Differential : Diagnosis would include tight shoes, bursitis, neuritis. Are your shoes new? Possibly too tight or too small?
Answered on Oct 6, 2017
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Dr. Erica Bial
Dr. Erica Bial commented
Specializes in Pain Management
could also be a stress fracture - 5th metatarsal is common.
Sep 14, 2013
Dr. Payam Rafat
Dr. Payam Rafat commented
21 years experience in Podiatry
Possible hammertoe
Mar 21, 2014
Dr. Nazhat Sharma
57 years experience in Ophthalmology
hairline fractures should be ruled out.
Jul 27, 2014

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