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What causes heel swelling (on the bottom part of the foot/ foot pad)?
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In brief: Inflamation
Trauma, plantar fasciatis, hematoma are some causes.

In brief: Inflamation
Trauma, plantar fasciatis, hematoma are some causes.
Dr. Alan Ettinger
Dr. Alan Ettinger
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Dr. Pedro Hernandez
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics
In brief: Heel swell
Most common pathology is heel spur but callouses or warts or even an infection could be present.
, see a podiatrist.

In brief: Heel swell
Most common pathology is heel spur but callouses or warts or even an infection could be present.
, see a podiatrist.
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
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Dr. Chris Oh
Internal Medicine
In brief: Plantar fasciitis
Plantar fasciitis can cause pain and swelling of the heels.
You will notice the pain especially when you take your first step in the morning. Try anti-inflammatories such as advil, motrin, Ibuprofen or naprosyn (naproxen) with food first.

In brief: Plantar fasciitis
Plantar fasciitis can cause pain and swelling of the heels.
You will notice the pain especially when you take your first step in the morning. Try anti-inflammatories such as advil, motrin, Ibuprofen or naprosyn (naproxen) with food first.
Dr. Chris Oh
Dr. Chris Oh
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