U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 41-year-old member asked:

Can you have metatarsalgia with no symptoms? what are the usual symptoms?

3 doctor answers7 doctors weighed in
Dr. Mathew John
Podiatry 24 years experience
No: Metatarsalgia is a general diagnosis for pain to the bottom forefoot. If you have no symptoms to your foot you likely do not have metatarsalgia.
Dr. Brandon Macy
Podiatry 42 years experience
Metatarsalgia: Is defined as pain the metatarsals (usually the ball of the foot). If there's no pain, no symptoms, there's no metatarsalgia.
Dr. Jeffrey Bowman
39 years experience
Metatarsagia: Is pain under metatarsal bones in foot. If no pain there is no metatarsagia. Pain is indication something is wrong, in your case no pain, don't worry.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership

Related questions

A 24-year-old male asked:
1 doctor answer4 doctors weighed in
A 24-year-old male asked:
1 doctor answer4 doctors weighed in
A 34-year-old member asked:
4 doctor answers6 doctors weighed in
A 41-year-old member asked:
2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
A 40-year-old member asked:
1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Last updated Oct 4, 2013

People also asked

Related topics

Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.