Very Common. This is very common. Support hose can be helpful. Elevate your feet often throughout the day. Good luck. Dr. L.
Had a baby 4 months ago, during pregnacy had calf cramps &swollen feet. For 1 month I have tightness in the backs of my calves. Now numb both heels?
Ultrasound and exam. This could simply be a muscular issue, but with the location and the numbness, I feel like this needs further evaluation. An appropriate exam would likely include not only an ultrasound to rule out a blood clot but also a good hands on physical exam of pulses in both feet and evaluation of sensation in feet. Hope this helps. Read more...