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A 44-year-old male asked:

i get pain in the sole of the foot /metatarsal area (close to the toes) only when i walk; pain intensity varies from day to day?

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Dr. Scott Keith
Podiatry 44 years experience
Inflammation.: An experienced specialist should be able to determine and the isolate the true nature of the pain. Depending on whether the tissue is soft tissue, bone or both, a treatment protocol can be designed. Some considerations might involve stress fracture, capsulitis, neuritis and metatarsalgia. It is best to seek help before your problem escalates and more tissue areas become involved.
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 28 years experience
I would see a foot: doc to evaluate for a neuroma.

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