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Does Plantar Fasciitis Cause Swelling
I had an old calcanea stress fracture with swelling. Can long-term foot instability, plantar fasciitis, sural neuropathy cause back problems?
Pain at the area where the band of tissue referred to as the plantar fascia on the bottom of the foot inserts into the heel bone. Too much tension brings on pain. Wearing flat shoes or going barefoot on hard surfaces can be some of the causes that bring this pain. Do not let it linger too long. Can last for months. Pain mostly when standing up ...Read more
Type one diabetic male, 59 yes old. Swollen ankle (only one) after having plantar fasciitis. That us gone but swelling remains...2-3 months now?
My husband had pain and swelling in his foot. The doctordiagnosed plantar fasciitis. Three days later, his swelling isgone and he has no pain. Then he said it was a vein infection. What could it be?
?: The dr said it was plantar fascitiis then a vein infection? The two are clearly different. Regardless, you stated your husband was better.....So everything is good. If you were asking the diffence between the two, there is a clear difference and the should be no confusion. ...Read more
I have plantar fasciitis. My toes swell up a little at the end of the day. Is this serious? Could there be another underlying cause?
Hi! Welcome to me, Dr. Ivy Fisher
with health tap. Plantar fasciitis is
common with stretching of the long tendon.
You can buy online specs heel cords to put
in your shoes and sneakers for better walking
and less pain Ice to the toes and feet up at end of the day. If swelling persists or progresses in your feet, contact your MD. ...Read more
Pf is really not common in that age group.
Plantar fascitis is caused by the plantar fascia being tight.. ...Read more
Dealing with plantar fasciitis for a year now. Can pf cause burning sensation even when just sitting? It used to not.
Can plantar fasciitis pain lasting for several hours cause slight fever (99)? Body reacting to the pain somehow by causing fever?
Fasciitis& numb toes: Plantar fasciitis (inflammation of the ligament w/c originates from the calcaneus & attaches to the met heads in the plantar aspect of the foot) is a common cause of heel pain, but not likely to cause toes to go numb. What could cause toe numbness is impingement of the post tibial n. As it innervates the sole of the foot (if bilateral, suspect a systemic condition i.e. Neuropathy). ...Read more
Overuse of: Most definitely, especially if you have begun to compensate for the heel pain by not putting weight on the heel properly. The lifting of the heel to keep it of the ground is causing the calf to fatigue and start cramping. You need to consult a specialist about treating the fasciitis. ...Read more
Can gout crystals form on plantar fascia and cause plantar fasciitis while otherwise asymptomatic for gout?
No: No only develops inside a joint like the big toe joint or ankle joint. A joint is where to bone come together. Lumps within the plantar fascia are normally plantar fibromas. Most of the time if they don't hurt we don't do anything about them. ...Read more
What else can cause heel pain other than plantar fasciitis. Back and bottom heel pain. Feels good in am. Worse as day goes on.?
Nerves, tendons...: The most common cause of heel pain is plantar fasciitis, but there are others, too. An irritated or entraped nerve can cause pain as the day goes on, as can tendinitis: the three most common being achilles, peroneal, or posterior tibial tendinitis. You may also have a haglund's deformity: a bony bump that can irritate the achilles from the inside. ...Read more
Have seen dr for bilateral plantar fasciitis. 2 sets of cortisone shots/stretching/ice with little help. Could sjogrens be the cause?
Can plantar fasciitis heal itself if it is just a minor case of it? I got it by wearing the wrong shoes. I have normal arches but shoe caused it.
Plantar fascia: A tight plantar fascia will not cause you to have a high arched foot. This is a boney configuration. ...Read more
I have plantar fasciitis and ice, stretch, brace, orthotic. Can cortisone shot cause further damage? Pain is gone so you could overdo it and not know?
Exercises & arch supports from gp for plantar fasciitis 2y ago. Mostly better but standing for long time causes pain and ridged feet can I do any more?
Stretch the...: Achilles tendon. The more limber it is, the less the foot has to work. Twice a day for five minutes. ...Read more
Does only calf tightness cause plantar fasciitis? Can atrophied/weak calves cause plantar fasciitis as well? If so can PT help?
Tight calf muscles are part of the problem in many patients. Yes, any weakness that makes you unstable can make the plantar fascia strain. Physical therapy is a great place to start for sure. Here is a blog link.
http://www. Drblakeshealingsole. Com/2016/01/plantar-fasciitisgeneral-principles-of. Html ...Read more
Should you soak foot with sesamoiditis in hot bath or ice instead? Also can sesamoiditis cause symtoms similar to plantar fasciitis/heel pain?
Try both: See which you like better there is no right or wrong here. The symptoms are usually pain…can they be similar yes….treatment also would consist of trying to off eight bear the first met head region and trying to avoid propulsion or bending of the first metatarsophalangeal joint. ...Read more
Midfoot bone spurs - are a cause of overpronation and plantar fasciitis? My running progress is hindered by foot issues, should I get surgery?
No: It would help support the plantar fascia but cannot cause a foot to becomr "high arched". ...Read more
Can plantar fasciitis cause toe pain on top of my foot? Mainly if I'm going upstairs. It's in like the first joints.
Probably not: Plantar fasciitis is mainly an issue with the arch and heel on the bottom of the foot also called the plantar surface of the foot. This may be another issue such as hallux rigidus (arthritis of the great toe joint), sesamoiditis. I would recommend you see a local podiatrist who can examine your foot and give you a better assessment of the problem. ...Read more
Can weakened soleus muscle cause achilles/heel pain and maybe plantar fasciitis? If so, what is the best way to strengthen it?
Tight Soleus: More likely due to tight gastrocnemius and/or Soleus muscle. Stretching exercises to make these more flexible would be a great help in addition to wearing more supportive shoes and inserts. ...Read more
Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more
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