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It Feels Like My Feet Are On Fire
Have foot pain that makes it seem like the bottom of both feet are on fire. Also, some pain in my right heel. Have had foot pain, but never this much?
The top of my foot feels like it's brused & on fire but it looks normal, what could be the problem?
Nerve compression: This is most likely due to a pinched nerve in the top of the foot that may be due to tying the laces too tight on your shoes, or possible repetitive trauma to the top of the foot from kicking a soccer ball, etc.. This could also be caused by sitting on your foot incorrectly. If the symptoms do not go away within a few days, i would see your podiatrist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
When I am on my feet for any amount of time my left foot feels like its on fire and if I raise the foot off the floor it goes away slowly ?
Leg/foot pain: Burning pain in the feet/legs can be a sign of poor vascular perfusion and should be evaluated by a vascular surgeon with some urgency. Other causes might be muscular, neurologic, or joint-related. Depending on other factors, a DVT could be possible as well. Best to have an examination. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Possible: Here we enter the frontiers of medicine perhaps, as there are cases of small fibre neuropathies confirmed on skin punch biopsies associated with fibromyalgia. But many other causes may exist, so this needs full evaluation. Diabetes may be one cause, but burning occurs with vitamin deficiencies, and even toxin exposure. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers