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Could flatfoot cause pain on top of your foot?

Could flatfoot cause pain on top of your foot?

Yes: Flatfeet can cause any number of symptoms. A common symptom, is an accelerated arthritic change throughout the midfoot bones on top. This is because the bones grind against each other more due to the hypermobility of your flatfeet. Console your local area podiatrist. ...Read more

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I have a pain on the top of my foot that radiates to the bottom of my foot. What is this?

I have a pain on the top of my foot that radiates to the bottom of my foot.  What is this?

Need more info: Was there any trauma? When does this pain occur: is it only on weight bearing or in shoes? Any skin abnormalities or swelling? ...Read more

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What to do if I have pain on the top of my foot?

What to do if I have pain on the top of my foot?

Tendon or nerve: Usually pain on top of the foot is caused by a shoe rubbing against it. It could irritate one of the nerves or perhaps one of the tendons comming into the foot. Check all your shoes. If the pain is acute try ice and otc anti inflammatory like aleve. ...Read more

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What is causing pain on the top of my foot?

What is causing pain on the top of my foot?

Depends: Many things can cause pain to the top of the foot. If no trauma, or overuse activity, then shoe irritation (laces too tight or shoe too tight) is common cause. If better shoes, icing and anti inflammatories are not helpful, then an evaluation is recommended. Dr l. ...Read more

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I have a pain on the top of my right foot that comes and goes it feels like if your putting a needle?

I have a pain on the top of my right foot that comes and goes it feels like if your putting a needle?

Ouch! That Hurts: Pain like a needle, comes and goes and on top of the foot sounds like a nerve irritation. If there is no swelling, redness or wound then I would not be as concerned as if there was. These things are most often caused by pressure to the foot. Check the shoes (sandals) to see if pressure is caused by them. If it gets worse, then time for a visit to the doctors. ...Read more

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I have pain on the top of my right foot. When i extend my foot it feels as though it's going to snap. Should i still be walking?

I have pain on the top of my right foot. When i extend my foot it feels as though it's going to snap. Should i still be walking?

Rest.: Sounds like either tendonitis (treat with rest, ben-gay or icy hot, anti-inflammatories) or possibly joint inflammation (treat with anti-inflammatories and more arch support). ...Read more

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Pain on the top part of foot from running. What could be the reason?

Pain on the top part of foot from running. What could be the reason?

Several reasons: Symptoms like these are best deterimed by a thorough evaluation by your physician. Based on his/her findings, a treatment plan can be developed to help you. ...Read more

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What causes sudden severe pain on the top of my foot?

What causes sudden severe pain on the top of my foot?

Foot pain: There can be many different reasons for foot pain. From arthritis, tendonitis, stress fractures, general foot fatigue, and countless more. Even the time of day the pain comes can help determine why you are having pain. You can ask your pcp for a podiatry referral if the pain continues to worsen. ...Read more