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Burning Feeling In Left Foot
Pain in lower back left buttocks. Tingling, pain, buzzing burning feeling in left leg foot. Random Pinching feeling in calf. Nerve pain?
I have tingling/burning feelin on outter left foot. I have hashimotos could this be related? I'm also having the same feeling in one spot of my back..
Get a burning painful feeling on the top of my left foot. It doesn't hurt to touch but I do have ankle swelling. Not an isolated incident. I?
I have a burning feeling in the heel of my left foot that comes and goes all day long. I am not a diabetic but itruns in my family. It happens with and without shoes. What should I do?
Tarsal tunnel: One possibility is that you might have tarsal tunnel syndrome. This a compression neuropathy similar to carpal tunnel syndrome in the hand. One has to see if there is any foot anatomic defect which is causing more pressure along that tibial nerve. I would recommend seeing a pmr doctor who specializes in this or a podiatrist. Sometimes EMG testing is needed. Braces, cortisone injections are tx. ...Read more
I get a sharp, focused burning in the top of my left foot. Comes and goes without cause or other symptoms. Stretching, massage doesn't help. Ideas?
I broke 2nd & 3rd metatarsals on my left foot a week & a half ago. Every now & then I feel a burning sensation in that area. Is that normal?
Jogger's foot?: Entrapment of the medial plantar nerve in the longitudinal arch can cause burning heel pain, aching in the arch, and deficient sensation in the sole of the foot behind the great toe. Long distance valgus running may cause such a disorder in a jogger and the condition usually responds to conservative measures. See a sport medicine specialist. ...Read more
What causes a pain in the foot where the arch is? I have a burning, pain in my left foot where the arch is. What could it be?
My foot pain in only the left foot. It feels like burning and needles. From my foot all the way up to my knee?
What would cause severe burning in my left foot? And ankle plus my ankle swells like a grapefruit on my outer ankle
I Have hot burning in left foot occasionally and I also have neck and back pain, should I be worried and what could it be?
Radicular pain: Assuming that the pain is going down your entire leg into your foot is possible that the origin of both pains is the lumbar spine. It is also possible in patients who have sacroiliac joint dysfunction to have pain in the back that travels down the posterior aspect of the thigh sometimes to the foot but also wraps around into the groin area. You need to be evaluated. ...Read more
Male, middle age. Have occasional burning/tingling sensation in my 3 middle toes on my left foot only. Not diabetic.
My husband who's 58, his feet and calves are swallen and he says that on his left foot his toes feel like their burning what to do?
I am 23 yeard old and since childhood I feel a very strong sensation of burning in my left foot. I can't sleep because of it. Could it be a neuropathy?
Be seen: I would certainly recommend you be seen and thoroughly evaluated. There are multiple potential causes including possible cardiac causes. A detailed exam would likely give your doctor an idea about the likely cause. ...Read more
The 2, 3 toe on my right foot and my left foot have this problem. The skin hardens and causes bad pain and burning. Only relief is to cut the skinoff?
Where on the toe: Is the dead skin? Often times the toes can be corrected where the problem does not reoccur. ...Read more
Have burning pain in ball of left foot near last three toes, mostly after work or standing all day. What should I do?
I have a sprained ankle on my left foot. When I have pain, sometimes I have a burning pain. Same ankle was sprained, 20 yrs ago. Could it be broken?
Broken vs sprain: Sounds more like a sprain, broken bones are very painful and usually you will have difficulty putting full weight on that joint. I would ice the joint, elevate it when you are able to, to decrease swelling, rest it, and use as needed pain medications. Follow up with your doctor if it persists in it's pain that doesn't feel like a sprain, an x-ray is a quick diagnostic test for this. ...Read more
Does pheriferal neuropathy caused by Lyme disease go away by itself after healing lyme? My left foot is burning...I can't get no sleep because of it
See a neurologist: This is one situation in which I would urge a 2nd opinion with a neurologist if you have not already seen one. If the neuropathy is related to lyme disease (and imo that is a large "if") the injury to the nerves heals very slowly. A neurologist would rule out other causes and offer you meds which are often very helpful in minimizing the symptoms. ...Read more