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Why do palms and balls of feet hurt on awakening. No diabetes?

Why do palms and balls of feet hurt on awakening. No diabetes?

Palm & sole pain: These are very unusual symptorms and may represent a drug reaction or allergic response. Other rare forms are neuropathy. If you have excluded diabetes, I have heard that lyme disease may be another possibilty that may require evaluation. An EMG may provide some information. Vascular/autoimmune causes will need to be examined. ...Read more

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Dr. Quang Nguyen
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Diabetes is a disease of increased blood glucose levels. Glucose is a type of sugar that comes from the intake of food. Insulin is a type of hormone that removes the glucose from the blood and moves it into the cells to provide them with energy. There are two different types of diabetes: type 1 and type 2. Type 1 diabetes is when the body does not make any insulin. Therefore, glucose stays inside the blood and does not move into the cells. Type 2 diabetes, which is commonly associated with obesity, is when the body is either resistant to the effects of insulin or when the body does not produce enough insulin. Increased levels of glucose in the body causes severe damage to the ...Read more


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Both of my feet hurt like i, m walking on rocks.I, m heavy i don, t have diabetes.It, s getting more and more uncomforable to work or walk .

Both of my feet hurt like i, m walking on rocks.I, m heavy i don, t have diabetes.It, s getting more and more uncomforable to work or walk .

Many possibilities: Foot pain could be as a result of many different things. A thorough history and physical exam and possibly some laboratory and radiology exams are needed to 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). ...Read more

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What does it mean if the palms of your hands and bottom of feet hurt?

What does it mean if the palms of your hands and bottom of feet hurt?

Neuropathy?: Talk to your doctor to see if this might indicate neuropathy. Neuropathy can be associated with medical conditions such as diabetes, inflammatory arthritis, thyroid issues, chemical exposure (including chemotherapy), alcoholism among other things. See a doctor for a proper workup. ...Read more

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Why would the palms of my hands and the bottom of my feet hurt when I wake up in the morning?

Why would the palms of my hands and the bottom of my feet hurt when I wake up in the morning?

There are lots of: Potential causes. On thought that comes to mind is to make sure you don't have diabetes. People with diabetes can have what is called neuropathy from deposition of the sugar onto the nerves and its resultant damage. Best to get a full physical exam and routine labs with your internist. Good luck. ...Read more

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Why do the back of my hand and top of my feet hurt.?My veins also seems to be a little bit puffy in those areas

Hands that hurt: There are many possible reasons why your hand hurt particularly if you have had trauma in the area. If it is red or a rash then it could be hand dermatitis , psoriasi or eczema. You should see a different specialist depending on the history. ...Read more

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What does diabetes do to cause foot pain?

What does diabetes do to cause foot pain?

Too much sugar: Elevated sugar levels interfere with the very small blood vessels and the nerves in the feet to cause neuropathy. The problem may be pain - or lack of any sensation in the feet. ...Read more

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How to deal with foot pain related to diabetes?

MD input: It is essential that you obtain input from your internist or your endcrinologist. One possible option that can be quite effective is acupuncture. ...Read more

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What exactly does diabetes has to do with foot pain?

What exactly does diabetes has to do with foot pain?

Neuropathic pain: Most people with diabetes develop neuropathy, with burning sensation of feet/toes. There are also possible bony changes that could contribute to foot deformity and pain. See a podiatrist if you have diabetic to prevent furthe complications. Neuropathy may lead to ulceration and foot amputation. ...Read more

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What to do if you have really bad foot pain and you have diabetes?

What to do if you have really bad foot pain and you have diabetes?

See a podiatrist: Many things can cause foot pain. The fact that someone is diabetic doesn't automatically mean that the diabetes is the cause. I would suggest evaluation by a podiatrist. ...Read more

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Dr. Milroy Samuel
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Foot Pain (Definition)

Any abnormal sensation which occurs with normal use and ...Read more