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Sometimes I have sharp pain right in the middle to the front of my foot, it hurts as those there is a piece of bone rubbing under my foot, what is it?

Sometimes I have sharp pain right in the middle to the front of my foot, it hurts as those there is a piece of bone rubbing under my foot, what is it?

Rule out neuroma: If there is sharp radiating pain in the ball of the foot near the base of the third and fourth toe this could be a neuroma. A neuroma would also feel worse with tight dress shoes and most people notice relief when they take their shoes off and rub the area. Your podiatrist would easily check for a mulder's sign. ...Read more

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What's that sharp pain in the middle of my foot?

What's that sharp pain in the middle of my foot?

Sharp foot: Pain in foot could be many things but exam is needed. Could be a neuroma, plantar fascitis any others. See podiatrist for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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The bottom of my foot has a sharp pain in the middle?

The bottom of my foot has a sharp pain in the middle?

Further Evaluate: Consider plantar fascitis (near the heel), plantar fascia tear/injury, tendinitis of foot. Have a foot and ankle orthopedic surgeon evaluate for proper diagnosis. ...Read more

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Is there an explanation for a sharp pain in arch of my foot?

Is there an explanation for a sharp pain in arch of my foot?

Arch pain: There may be a number of reasons to why you are getting pain in your feet. One of the most likely is that you are not getting enough arch support! This occurs when the shoegear (or lack there of) does not stabilize/support your foot joints. This allows you to overpronate and decrease your arch. You can help prevent and improve this pain with good tennis shoes and a podiatry referral. ...Read more

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What could be causing a sharp pain in my foot?

Many things: Many things can cause foot pain. I would recommend seeing a podiatrist for an evaluation. Podiatrists specialize in foot and ankle care. ...Read more

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What can cause a sharp pain on the inner part of my foot?

What can cause a sharp pain on the inner part of my foot?

Pain inside of foot: There may be a number of reasons for pain on the inner part of your foot. Injury to joints could cause pain. There may also be injury to ligaments and tendons. Some of the more common problems are posterior tibial pain, fascial pain, and joint pain. Please see a local podiatrist to have it checked out. ...Read more

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There is a sharp pain everytime I move my foot. What could it be?

There is a sharp pain everytime I move my foot. What could it be?

Where is the pain?: You need to more specific. If the sharp pain is in the heel it could be plantar fasciitis. If in the ball of the foot, metatarsalgia or stress fracture. It could be anything! You need to tell your doctor where and when you get the pain, wether you injured it etc. And then you can get better answers. ...Read more

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Please suggest what I should I do about the sharp pain in my foot?

Please suggest what I should I do about the sharp pain in my foot?

Walk on your hands: Not really, see a podiatrist for evaluation
sharp pain is never normal. ...Read more

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What to do if I have a sharp pain in my foot from the morning, feels like a twisted nerve. Help?

What to do if I have a sharp pain in my foot from the morning, feels like a twisted nerve. Help?

Plantar fasciitis: Probably plantar fasciitis as a twisted nerve feels more like electrocution and a sharp pain is more musculoskeletal pain. Plantar fasciitis is very common especially with morning pain. ...Read more

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What does a sharp pain in the heel of my foot indicate?

What does a sharp pain in the heel of my foot indicate?

NEED FOR SUPPORT!: Most shoes aren't that bad, usually it's the crummy insoles they come with! 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 more

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I have a sharp pain on the inside of my foot. Is it a bone spur?

More info needed: To receive an answer that will be more helpful, 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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Sharp pain in my eye then in my foot?

Sharp pain in my eye then in my foot?

Likely unrelated: Has it happened more than once? Is it a new or chronic problem. ...Read more

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Sharp pain right toe when I point my foot and stretch?

Sharp pain right toe when I point my foot and stretch?

Need more informatio: Unfortunately you have not indicated which toe it is or if it when you stretch all your toes. The pain may be simply from overstretching the toe. ...Read more

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What can I do about the sharp pain on the arch of my foot?

What can I do about the sharp pain on the arch of my foot?

Depends on the cause: Your pain could due to trauma (fracture, sprain, arthritis, inflammation), infection, metabolic conditions (gout), poor circulation, musculoskeletal or biomechanical abnormality and different neurologic conditions (neuropathy). A thorough history and physical exam and possibly some laboratory and radiology exams are needed to determine the exact cause. The treatment varies depending on the cause. ...Read more

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Sharp pain in my heel when I flex my foot upwards. What could it bw and what can o do?

Heel Pain: We worry about plantar fasciitis, but you might need to have this evaluated by your primary care doctor who might refer you to a physical therapist to teach stretching exercises. Try a heating pad and some gentle anti-inflammatory meds until you can see your doctor. ...Read more

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How to make a sharp pain in my foot arch go away?

Massage: Stretch, wear an arch support, make sure you are well hydrated. ...Read more

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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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Sharp pain in my Achilles area when I bend my foot certain ways?

Tendonitis: Achilles area pain often is tendonitis. If the tendon is tender to the touch, esp. More than the opposite side, then it's probably the Achilles. Consider causes (exercise, poor footwear, etc.) and try to avoid exacerbating factors. Rest, ice, a short-course of NSAIDs, better shoes would be considerations. If I can be of future help, then join my care team at www. Healthtap. Com/dr-clarkeholmes ...Read more

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Why do I feel a sharp pain in the middle of the bottom of my foot when I run?

Why do I feel a sharp pain in the middle of the bottom of my foot when I run?

Possibly nerve: The sharp pain sensation can be the result of a nerve that is being irritated in the arch area and/or the result of a ligament/tendon that may be pulled while you bear weight. This is something you want to see a foot specialist for in order to have your foot checked, gait evaluated and shoes checked. Don't run through it, not checking it could eventually slow you down. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if I have a sharp pain in back of my foot, above the heel?

What do you suggest if I have a sharp pain in back of my foot, above the heel?

Sounds like: Achilles tendonitis. If it is, you may want to try a small heel lift, eccentric excercises and ice or epost salt soaks in warm water. ...Read more