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9 y-o f complains foot pain at night for months becoming severe and radiating to lower legs only at bedtime though.. Whats going on?

9 y-o f complains foot pain at night for months becoming severe and radiating to lower legs only at bedtime though.. Whats going on?

It would be easier: To figure out in person. That not the case, i would look to see if she is flatfooted and if so get her arch supports. Knowing the site where the pain begins is important. It is possible her bone has not fully solidified yet, some docs refer to this as growing pains, when the secondary growth center is still closing. She could be in pain and compensating when walking making other body parts hurt. ...Read more

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Dr. Olav Jaren
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Foot Pain (Definition)

Any abnormal sensation which occurs with normal use and ...Read more


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Neuropathy in foot. Walking for exercise (10, 000+ steps her day). Advice on soothing burning foot pain at night when i'm trying to sleep?

Neuropathy in foot. Walking for exercise (10, 000+ steps her day). Advice on soothing burning foot pain at night when i'm trying to sleep?

Depends on cause: Neuropathy has many causes. It can be from injury or disease or it could be from a vitamin deficiency. Injury could be to the spine or it could be to any level of the leg an foot. If it is systemic, medications may be helpful. If it is from injury, physical therapy, medication and/or surgery may help. See your pcp to begin with, then you may need referral to appropriate specialist. ...Read more

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My mother has diabetes type 2 for 5 years. She is 61 years old.Her measured avarage diabetes values are 160.Why does she have foot pain by night ?

My mother has diabetes type 2 for 5 years. She is 61 years old.Her measured avarage diabetes values are 160.Why does she have foot pain by night ?

Pain: Any number of reasons can give pain in feet at night. Diabetics reguardless of control can get neuropathy...Changes to the nerve function of the legs and hands. This can give a list of complaints, numbness, burning, cold. Ask your doctor, . ...Read more

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After delivery I had foot pain in night,doc recmd. calcium and vitamin d tab so it was OK.again i am having foot pain so I need to continue calcium ?

After delivery I had foot pain in night,doc recmd. calcium and vitamin d tab so it was OK.again i am having foot pain so I need to continue calcium ?

Depends: Taking a recommended amount of calcium and vitamin d is in general a good thing for everyone, but it is not really a treatment for foot pain. So if you are having problems, consider being seen by someone that treats feet for a more specific diagnosis. ...Read more

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I have been having increased foot pain over the past 3 days. Initially,it got better on Friday night, but now it's getting worse for no reason. I have been resting a lot, pain won't stop at rest.

I have been having increased foot pain over the past 3 days. Initially,it got better on Friday night,  but now it's getting worse for no reason.  I have been resting a lot, pain won't stop at rest.

Varies: There are multiple reasons a person might have progressive foot pain without having necessarily have had an injury. An inflammatory condition such as gout, a neurological condition such as a radiculopathy, or a progression in arterial insufficiency are among possible causes. Don't hesitate to be checked. ...Read more

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Foot pain, from toe spasm, cramp at night. What can I take OTC to help?

Aleve (naproxen) or ibuprofen: Most cramping is due to complex biochemical processes in muscles, but may boil down to simple overuse, in many different forms. Shoes and activity level are usually important factors while more complex issues such an electrolyte imbalances, while possible, are less likely. Gatorade or equivalent electrolyte solutions may help. ...Read more

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Nocturnal (Definition)

This refers to something that ...Read more