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What causes tingling on heel of feet?

What causes tingling on heel of feet?

This can be: An entrapped nerve. Sometimes referred to as tarsal tunnel syndrome or a basters nerve entrapment. If its on both feet it may be due to a systemic disease like diabetes. There are many causes, I am just mentioning common ones here. ...Read more

Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Tingling (Definition)

Tingling is a pins and needle like sensation anywhere on the body. May also be termed paresthesia. Can experience when elbow is bumped (funny bone), or even from frostbite. On its own, unlikely significant but may be part of nerve pathology from ...Read more


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Tingling in left heel of foot. Feels like I need to rub it all the time?

Tingling in left heel of foot. Feels like I need to rub it all the time?

Few possibilities: This may be a nerve impingement of the medial calcaneal nerve or it can be a tarsal tunnel syndrome. There may be a plantar fascial component or it may be coming from a more proximal cause like a radiculopathy from the back.
Depending on your foot structure, orthotics may be beneficial. Sometimes injection therapy may be helpful. ...Read more

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Hey, I been experiencing a small tingling in the back of my heel. I don't experience any pain or swelling in my feet. It happens every few hours.

Hey, I been experiencing a small tingling in the back of my heel. I don't experience any pain or swelling in my feet. It happens every few hours.

Nervous Nerve.: Tingling is usually a sign that the nerve has been irritated and is initiating some spasmodic neural signals. Sometimes heat will help calm the nerve down, especially since there is no swelling. ...Read more

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I feel tingling in my right heel when I don't use my foot. What could it be? Which doc should I see? I don't have any other problems just that tingling

I feel tingling in my right heel when I don't use my foot. What could it be? Which doc should I see? I don't have any other problems just that tingling

Nerve condition...: Generally, when tingling is experienced, there is some type of nerve injury or irritation. See a podiatrist or neurologist for an exam. ...Read more

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I have slight tingling and numb-like sensation on my left foot heel only. It is located at the very back and under the back part of the heel. It is a?

I have slight tingling and numb-like sensation on my left foot heel only. It is located at the very back and under the back part of the heel. It is a?

Nerve impingement: Can be caused by being sandwiched between two spinal bones, pressed by a bulging. It can cause muscle spasm and back pain. Prevention treatment is always recommended. This condition must be professionally managed. See interventional pain management specialist for definitive diagnosis and management. It is the same as a pinched nerve. ...Read more

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Feet and toes r burning, tingling and my heel is sore my right is heel is sore

Feet and toes r burning, tingling and my heel is sore my right is heel is sore

Right heel pain: May be a heel spur/plantar fascitiis. The burning/tingling can be secondary to a neuroma, or tarsal tunnel problem.
Can also be from a more proximal issue such as a problem with your back. Lastly, a systemic condition like diabetes could be a possible cause. ...Read more

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Get Tingling and numbness in the 3 middle toes both feet. Stopped wearing shoes with heels 3 months. Starting to run/walk. Have good shoes. No help.

Get Tingling and numbness in the 3 middle toes both feet. Stopped wearing shoes with heels 3 months. Starting to run/walk. Have good shoes. No help.

Possible neuroma: Your symptoms sound nerve related. When nerves are compressed in the forefoot region they become inflamed and sometimes injured. This condition is known as a neuroma. You have started conservative tx by getting out of the high heels and into wider shoes. Custom insoles with metatarsal pads will also relieve pressure on nerves. Try OTC NSAIDS. If symptoms persist follow up with foot doc. ...Read more

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I've been waking up at night, irritated because the heels of my feet are tingling (like ants). Also, some stretching (lower back) makes me feel dizzy.

I've been waking up at night, irritated because the heels of my feet are tingling (like ants). Also, some stretching (lower back) makes me feel dizzy.

Feet Tingling: Symptoms like this frequently come from the back, so I would start with a neurologist or physiatrist to check that area. The treatment can be simply rotating your mattress, reducing the hours sitting during the day, to more complicated. Here is a video that talks about it. Dr Rich Blake
https://youtu. Be/E0E60NpOSHg ...Read more

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I have tingling under my right eye, my elbows keep getting numb and the also the heels of my feet have numb and tingling sensations. Lower back pain a?

Your age?: Please post your age in your online profile and your location. Diseases vary depending on age and sometimes region. Remember, too, that you must be 16 years old to post (be honest!). If younger, have a parent/guardian create acct and post the question for you: then it says for example: that person's name, asking for "a [15] year old male". So fix your profile and ask again ...Read more

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How to stop your foot from having strange tingling?

How to stop your foot from having strange tingling?

Find the Cause: Tingling in the foot came be cause by a number of things: diabetes. Poor circulation, nerve entrapments, nutritional problems or alcoholism. A complete examination will help determine the underlying cause. ...Read more

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Why would I have tingling in my right foot?

Why would I have tingling in my right foot?

Sounds neuropathic: Usually, the sensation of "tingling" is coming from a nerve problem in that location. In a 28 year old, it could be from sciatica (a pinched nerve coming from the lower back). It is less likely from a medical condition like diabetes or vitamin B12 deficiency, since that should affect both feet equally. It could be a neurologic disease, like multiple sclerosis, but that's much more uncommon. ...Read more

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When should I be worried if I have tingling foot?

When should I be worried if I have tingling foot?

Now: If the tingling has persisted for a time and causes burning and pain then you need to see a doctor. ...Read more

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What can I do to stop my left foot from tingling?

What can I do to stop my left foot from tingling?

Cause?: Sounds like nerve problem locally or possibly from upper leg or back.
You need to find out the cause before you look for the treatment. ...Read more

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What does it mean when there's tingling in your foot?

Irritated nerve: The nerve supplying the skin of your foot is diseased or pinched. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Foot tingling?

What is the definition or description of: Foot tingling?

Paraesthesia: This is usually noted as a pins/needle sensation. Can be benign or associated with pain and numbness. There is a multitude of causes usually related to small fiber nerves in the feet. ...Read more

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What does it mean if I have tingling in the bottom outer edge of my right foot?

Foot tingling: Outer edge of foot tingling/numb could be lower back related. It could also be hydration or circulatory system related, rarely it could be brain related in the thalamus along the foot region represented in the brain. ...Read more

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Why is my foot tingling?

Why is my foot tingling?

Tingling: Tingling in the foot/feet has a lot of causes. If in one foot, it could be a neuroma or disc problem. If in both feet it could be neuropathy from medication or a disease process. Check with a doctor for further evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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Why is my bottom of my foot tingling today?

Why is my bottom of my foot tingling today?

Tingling: Is it one foot or both? Do you have back problems? Diabetic, vitamin deficiency? I need more info. Could be you slept on it wrong and it just fell asleep. ...Read more

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Is it common for foot injuries to cause foot tingling?

Is it common for foot injuries to cause foot tingling?

Yes: Many injuries can affect the nerves in the foot, which can cause tingling, numbness or even sharp, shooting pains. If you are concerned get an exam for proper diagnosis and treatment plans! ...Read more

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What does a tingling feeling on the top of left foot mean?

What does a tingling feeling on the top of left foot mean?

Irritated nerve: Assuming that your symptoms are localized to top of left foot then likely cause of your symptoms is pinched or irritated sciatic nerve any where from low back to the foot. The name of the nerve changes below the knee to peroneal nerve. ...Read more

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Should I be worried about tingling and weakness in right foot?

Should I be worried about tingling and weakness in right foot?

Yes: This is not normal a sign something is wrong and you would not want it to get worse. ...Read more

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What are the main symptoms tingling on sole of foot. What is it?

Tingling: Tingling is the symptom. This could be arch claudication or nerve entrapment such as tarsal tunnel syndrome. See your podiatrist for an evaluation. ...Read more

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I have tingling in my left foot what causes this? Nerve compression?

I have tingling in my left foot what causes this? Nerve compression?

Pinched nerve: To receive an answer that will be more helpful for you, you need to give more information...Your health status, any problems such as gout, diabetes or blood pressure concerns. You should state how long it has been a problem and what you do to make it feel better. Also tells us what it looks like. Is it discolored, swollen or point tender. The more you tell the better the answer. ...Read more

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How do I stop the foot tingling sensation I get from a damaged nerve?

How do I stop the foot tingling sensation I get from a damaged nerve?

See your doctor: These symptoms can only be adequately addressed by your doctor in real-time (face-to-face). Only after a thorogh evaluation, possibly including labs and other studies, can he/she determine what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more