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I'm having a sharp pain at the top of my foot and it spreads to below my knee it doesn't feel very well not sure what it is. What could it be ?

I'm having a sharp pain at the top of my foot and it spreads to below my knee it doesn't feel very well not sure what it is. What could it be ?

Sharp foot pain: Depending on the location of the pain, there are several conditions in the foot that will cause a radiating type pain that goes up the leg. If x-ray of the foot is negative for a fracture and no direct injury is known, there is a good chance this may be a neuroma. This is a condition where the nerve between the long bones of the foot called the metatarsals becomes pinched resulting..Inflammation. ...Read more

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Hello,i was casually walking then i got a sharp pain on my right top foot.I resulted me in limping all day & aches.Its been 24 hr & hurts.No injuries?

Hello,i was casually walking then i got a sharp pain on my right top foot.I resulted me in limping all day & aches.Its been 24 hr & hurts.No injuries?

Over stressed...: I would have the foot x-rayed to make sure that there is not a fracture in a metatarsal. It might be a stress fracture, but the sudden onset could mean an out and out break in the bone. ...Read more

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I know I have gout uric acid level wa 10 when taken I ER my concern is I can badly move my big toe sharp pain in ankle and top foot! ?

I know I have gout uric acid level wa 10 when taken I ER my concern is I can badly move my big toe sharp pain in ankle and top foot! ?

Podagra: you likely have an attack of Podagra. Best will be either steroids or Colchicine, depending on your comorbidities and response to previous treatment. Your uric acid will have to be addressed with maintenance therapy later. ...Read more

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I was walking into work and got a sharp pain across the top of my foot where the toes connect and it has been swollen tender nothing is broke had xray?

I was walking into work and got a sharp pain across the top of my foot where the toes connect and it has been swollen tender nothing is broke had xray?

Neuroma?: It is possible you have a 'pinched' nerve between the toes. Do you wear dressy tight fitting shoes- that would make this worse, do you feel an occassional click? Even though the x-ray was negative you could also still have a stress fracture. It will need to be x-rayed after 10 days. ...Read more

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Pain in left side top of foot when walk or flex toes xray normal sharp pain and i run around bartender in busy bar ?

Pain in left side top of foot when walk  or flex toes xray normal  sharp pain and i run around bartender in busy bar  ?

Foot pain: Since x-rays only show bone, it is a good idea to have a soft tissue image performed either by sonogram or mri. You may have tendinitis or some other issue that can be treated once a definitive diagnosis is made. ...Read more

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New sandals wore to tight across boney top of foot. Next morning had sharp pain in bare foot, puffy vein, itching then a bruise. This from shoes?worry

New sandals wore to tight across boney top of foot. Next morning had sharp pain in bare foot, puffy vein, itching then a bruise. This from shoes?worry

Why Worry.: It certainly sounds like it is. Not to worry. The shoe has put some stress on the soft tissues of the foot. The tissues have responded accordingly and now need time to repair. Rest the foot as much as possible, try not to put too much shoe pressure on the sore spot. Applying some ice to the area may help as well as taking some NSAIDS. If things don't improve in a couple of days, see a doctor. ...Read more

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Random quick throb of sharp pain in knuckle, top of feet, ankle, what could this be?

Sharp pain: Sharp pain in foot or ankle are usually nerve related. Get nerve conduction study to see if that is the issue. ...Read more

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