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Feet tingle. Not alll the time. Radiates up left leg to knee.rub the bottom on my feet I feel a prickly sensation on ball of foot and arch.

Feet tingle. Not alll the time. Radiates up left leg to knee.rub the bottom on my feet  I feel a prickly sensation on ball of foot and arch.

NERVE DAMAGE: It could be a sign of NEUROPATHY (nerve damage). Recommend detail neurological evaluation. It could be simple pressure related nerve damage of the sole vs diffuse peripheral Neuropathy due to various causes. Most common causes for Neuropathy are Diabetes and Alcohol abuse. ...Read more

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Foot injury 4 mo ago.Arch twich and great toe twitches moves post ambulation.Foot continues to swell across ball of foot and arch.Dr will not do more tests. Ideas on how to make it stop appreciated.

Foot injury 4 mo ago.Arch twich and great toe twitches moves post ambulation.Foot continues to swell across ball of foot and arch.Dr will not do more tests.  Ideas on how to make it stop appreciated.

Shari -: I do bot understand why your doc refuses to perform any other tests i.E MRI particularly if you still have pain and the current treatment is not helping, you may want to get a new doctor. I don't quite understand the doctors behavior in light of the info you provide. ...Read more

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Swollen ball of foot. Just 1 side?

Swollen ball of foot. Just 1 side?

Doctor: Unless you had an injury to the one side you need to see a doctor to check it out. ...Read more

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What can be done about ball of foot pain?

What can be done about ball of foot pain?

3 reasons: Three things come to mind-neuroma, plantar plate problem, capsulitis. See a podiatrist. ...Read more

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Sudden pain in ball of foot. Did I walk too far?

Sudden pain in ball of foot. Did I walk too far?

Could be: Excessive pressure on the area could cause a swelling of the ball of the foot. Try rest and a warm compress to the ball of the foot. ...Read more

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Ball of foot swollen after stepped on a pin, what to do?

Ball of foot swollen after stepped on a pin, what to do?

See a foot doc: Immediately, you may have an infection that requires antibiotic and or drainage. You also may need a tetanus shot... ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Swollen ball of foot?

What is the definition or description of: Swollen ball of foot?

Swollen ball of foot: Swelling on the bottom of the foot towards the front of the foot just before the toes begin. Pain and swelling causes can be due to neuromas, capsulitis, plantar plate tear, and skin lesions such as warts. There are many other reasons why the bottom of the forefoot will swell. should follow up with foot specialits if you have assocoiated pain. Good luck ...Read more

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What is the fastest way to take care of a big, old veruca on ball of foot?

What is the fastest way to take care of a big, old veruca on ball of foot?

Many things...: You can use the liquid nitrogen, liquid nitrous oxide (this is what i like to use), topical acids, dermal scraping. You can also try oral cimetadine (400 mg three times a day for 12-16 weeks). This is very safe and had the side effect of getting rid of warts for many people of adult size and weight (japma november 1, 1995 vol. 85 no. 11 717-718 ). Laser treatments, excisional surgery, etc., etc. ...Read more

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Treated callous with ointment and wrap foot with gald wrap.Then started to get pain under ball of foot. 1year pain still very bad. Damage to nerve?

Treated callous with ointment and wrap foot with gald wrap.Then started to get pain under ball of foot. 1year pain still very bad. Damage to nerve?

Possible nerve: Nerve injuries tends to occur when standing and sitting and can be described as "tingly or burning." If your pain is only when your standing you may have injured one of the small bones under the ball of your foot called "sesamoids." ...Read more

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Sudden pain in ball of foot?

Sudden pain in ball of foot?

Many possibilities: Your pain could be as a result of many different things. A thorough history and physical exam will heal determine the exact cause. Causes of pain may include: trauma (fracture, sprain, arthritis), infection, metabolic conditions (gout), musculoskeletal or biomechanical abnormality and neurologic conditions (neuropathy). Have it evaluated by a professional. ...Read more

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Pain in ball of foot every night?

Pain in ball of foot every night?

Have it evaluated: Pain to the ball of the foot can have a variety of causes. If it has been chronic, have it examined. Dr l. ...Read more

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Pain in ball of foot every morning?

Pain in ball of foot every morning?

Several things come: There are many things that can cause this pain. To name a few: atrophied fat pads which mean that you are walking on bone, neuroma which is like a thickening of a nerve, capsulitis which means there is inflammation in a joint, . I think that making an appointment at your local podiatrist might be the best answer. Good luck.. Dr. Kirby. ...Read more

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What can cause pain in ball of foot?

Many things: Without specifics it is tough to say. There are many things that cause foot pain. Fractures, nerve entrapment, sprains/strains, bone tumors, infections... The most common cause in my office is inflammation of the joints. I would recommend evaluation by a podiatrist. ...Read more

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Pain in ball of foot got worse, what could it be?

Several things: You could have a stress frasctue, you could have a neuroma. Need to have it examined. ...Read more

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