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A 21-year-old male asked:

Deep stabbing pain in the middle of the sole of my foot when trying to walk. when i point my toes upward i feel pain around my achilles area?

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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 29 years experience
You may have a : Combination of plantar fascitiis and achilles tendonitis. Both structures attach to the heel bone and so they work in tandem. If one structure is tight or problematic the other could be affected.
Last updated Feb 19, 2016

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