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I have rather large lumps on top of both feet. They are hard and very painful. When I tap on them they send tingles across the top of my feet. ?
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Dr. Pedro Hernandez
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics
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In brief: See a Podiatrist
Unless we can see them is difficult to know what could be.
One possibility is lipoma ( growth of fatty tissue). Other possibility neuroma ( a growth of a nerve). I cannot rule out fluid from congestive heart disease, or other conditions. My suggestion...Go to see a foot specialist (podiatrist).

In brief: See a Podiatrist
Unless we can see them is difficult to know what could be.
One possibility is lipoma ( growth of fatty tissue). Other possibility neuroma ( a growth of a nerve). I cannot rule out fluid from congestive heart disease, or other conditions. My suggestion...Go to see a foot specialist (podiatrist).
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
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Dr. Oliver Wang
Podiatry
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Ganglion cysts
Gangion cysts are caused by tears in the tendon sheath or joint capsule allowing lubricating fluid to escape and fill up like a balloon.
In certain locations they may put pressure on nerves which cause shooting pain and tingling. They can be aspirated however they usually return unless surgically removed.

In brief: Ganglion cysts
Gangion cysts are caused by tears in the tendon sheath or joint capsule allowing lubricating fluid to escape and fill up like a balloon.
In certain locations they may put pressure on nerves which cause shooting pain and tingling. They can be aspirated however they usually return unless surgically removed.
Dr. Oliver Wang
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