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Sides Of Heel Pain
Left side of Heel: Three major structures pass by the outside of the heel. The peroneus longus and peroneus brevis tendons and the sural nerve. If there is significant tendonitis, the inflammation can also irritate the nerve causing the pain that you describe. Have that checked by your podiatrist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is most commonly caused by an inflammation of the plantar fascia (plantar fasciitis), but by no means is it the only cause. There are many, many things that can cause your heel to hurt, and the only way to find out which one it is is to visit a podiatrist or orthopedist. A good history and physical together with x-rays and sometimes an MRI ...Read more
I have bad heel pain on the sides. The pain is worst when I get up and start Walking, but get accostemed to it after about a min.
Plantar fasciitis: This may be plantar fasciitis. It usually presents with heel pain when you step down on it. It is often worst first thing in the morning or when you get up after sitting for a while. It can be relieved with ice, stretches and placing heel cups in your shoes (both shoes, even if only one hurts). If this does not work try some soft shoe inserts with a good arch support or see a podiatrist. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
I have localized heel pain on the right side of it (not far enough down to be plantar fascia). Could this be a stress fx?
Sir, I have a severe heel pain in inner side of the heels which follow to the upper portion of the joint. It has burning sensation and pain.?
I walk 3 miles a day and have heel pain on sides of heels do I've tried 4 types of sneakers and my foot in general is high arched like I wear high heel?
Bone spur?: Pain in heel may be from a small bone spur. Please see your doc who may order an x-ray and find out. Peace and good health. ...Read more
GP said plantar fasciitis, but I've no heel pain, and it doesn't hurt first thing in the morning. Foot arch hurts, lateral side of feet starts hurting?
Foot pain all over, stretching, ibuprofen, ice isn't helping. Sides of feet throb, tops hurt when standing, side of heel hurts to touch. Walking hurts?
X-ray: X-ray and full exam rule out fracture etc. Good luck. ...Read more
Burning sensation on left side of right ankle with no swelling. Sometimes it at the left side of the foot. Both heels hurt in morning when getting up?
Plantar Fascitis: Plantar Fascitis. See your doctor.Get a more detailed answer ›
I am having a burning pain on my lower back right side. Also behind my right knee to my heel hurts, plus my right leg jumps uncontrollably and painful. Sometimes it hurts to walk and I am unable to get comfortable nor sleep. What could this be?
Combo treatment.: If you have plantar fasciitis, and hurt most with the first few steps in the morning, the more you can do together, the better: #1: supportive shoes. #2: firm inserts or orthotics. #3: oral antiinflammatories (check with your doctor). #4: stretching your foot and calf. #5: icing (10 min at a time). You may also need physical therapy or cortisone injections. ...Read moreSee 8 more doctor answers
The most common cause of heel pain is plantar fasciitis.
This is an inflammation or strain of the plantar fascia which is a ligament on the bottom of the foot.
Walking without shoes or wearing flats is a known cause of this condition. Running/athletic shoes will often help, as will arch supports. If it persists for more than a week or two, see a doctor who treats feet, such as a Podiatrist. ...Read more
Absolutely...: There are many possibe reasons (plantar fascitis leaps to mind) that you may have pain in the heels, but try arch supports like spenco polysorb (http://www. Spenco. Com/products/footcare/poly-sorb) and otc anti-inflammatories (like aleve). If these don't help, see a podiatrist. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Get a diagnosis 1st!: There are a number of things that can cause pain in the heel. This is a very nonspecific symptom. I recommend that someone with sharp pain in the feet should be seen by orthopedic foot and ankle surgeon for a definitive diagnosis only should treatment be initiated. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers