A 46-year-old female asked:
What causes your inside ankle to have burning and tingling sensation that travels to foot and extreme lower front part of leg? also swelling when up on feet very long? i have injured it a couple of times before, rolled it 1st time and fractured 2nd
2 doctor answers • 4 doctors weighed in
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 58 years experience
Those with deformation of the distal medial tibia and or pes planus sometimes develop posterior tibial neuropathy at the level of the ankle/foot with symptoms much as you describe. Dr. R.
Reviewed Oct 10, 2021
Orthopedic Surgery 13 years experience
That sounds like a nerve issue. Could be swelling putting pressure on a nerve. Could also be entrapment of a nerve. Have a foot and ankle specialist evaluate for more information
Answered Oct 16, 2021
Last updated Mar 10, 2022
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