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I have pain right in the middle of the ball of my foot. Is this a common condition?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
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In brief: Metarsalgia

You have the condition called metasalgia.
It can be caused by physical activities like running and jumping, it can also be caused by wearing ill fitting shoes. Conservative treatment like ice and rest, can often relieve the symotoms.A proper footwear withshock absorping insoles or arch supports may be all you need to prevent future problem with metasarglia.

In brief: Metarsalgia

You have the condition called metasalgia.
It can be caused by physical activities like running and jumping, it can also be caused by wearing ill fitting shoes. Conservative treatment like ice and rest, can often relieve the symotoms.A proper footwear withshock absorping insoles or arch supports may be all you need to prevent future problem with metasarglia.
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