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What would cause a burning sensation on the bottom of my foot?

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In brief: Nerves

Most burning type of pain is caused by a nerve problem. Depending on the location of the pain on the bottom of the foot it may be caused by plantar fasciitis entrapping the nerve at the side & bottom of the heel.
If at the level of the toes it could be a neuroma. If you are a diabetic it could be neuropathy. If it persists you need to see someone.

In brief: Nerves

Most burning type of pain is caused by a nerve problem. Depending on the location of the pain on the bottom of the foot it may be caused by plantar fasciitis entrapping the nerve at the side & bottom of the heel.
If at the level of the toes it could be a neuroma. If you are a diabetic it could be neuropathy. If it persists you need to see someone.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Dr. Arnold Beresh
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine

In brief: Nerve inflammation,

Nerve damage or tissue irritation o the plantar fascia are all possibilities.
Please discuss with a foot specialist and your primary care doc.

In brief: Nerve inflammation,

Nerve damage or tissue irritation o the plantar fascia are all possibilities.
Please discuss with a foot specialist and your primary care doc.
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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