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A 23-year-old female asked:

What can cause a very bad painful cramp in the sole of your foot while running?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
Foot cramp: If the foot discomfort resolved gradually, it was most likely a muscle spasm. If severe pain persisted, and/or if there was associated swelling or discoloration, you would have to get checked for a possible stress fracture in the foot.

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Last updated Feb 28, 2020

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