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Bone On The Side Of The Foot
I was wondering the same thing. I chipped a bone on the side of my foot. I need something to relieve the pain so i can continue to work.?
Bone is a living growing tissue made mostly of collagen (protein that provides soft framework) & the mineral calcium phosphate that adds strength & hardens the framework. Two types of bone are found in the body; cortical (dense compact outer layer) & trabecular (makes up inner layer, ...Read more
5 weeks+ after 2nd grade ankle sprain. Mild pain above round bone on r side of l foot when i walk n sometimes when i stand or press it. What is that?
Many possibilities: Possible cause of your pain may include sprain, bursitis, fracture, contusion, neuritis, but of course there are a multitude of other possibilities. Get the feet inspected by a professional to determine the cause of the problem, as treatment varies depending on the diagnosis. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have pain on the middle part of both my feet . The bone is on each side of each foot. What is this called . It is very painful. ?
NEED MORE: More history needed. Which side?Get a more detailed answer ›
Unlikely: Osteosarcomas or Ewing's sarcoma or even synovial sarcomas are rare diseases. There are genetic predispositions to these diseases, but the bone sarcomas commonly occur around the knee or the shoulder, but it doesn't have to be. I'd see a physician if this is giving you pain or other symptoms. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Rare occurrence: Any one can get bone cancer.Foot tumors are generally rare no matter what age of patient and family history. Primary bone cancer is not caused by a faulty gene that can be passed down through families. But people who have particular rare genetic syndromes have higher risk of some types of bone cancer than other people.Tumor type usually depends on age of patient. There are always exceptions. ...Read more