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I have a burning pain behind my heel. What should I do?

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Dr. Wenjay Sung
Podiatry
5 doctors agree

In brief: Inflammation

It may be inflammation, heel spur, tendinitis, impinged nerve, or foreign body.
Can you provide more history on how it happened, what makes it worse or better? Thanks.

In brief: Inflammation

It may be inflammation, heel spur, tendinitis, impinged nerve, or foreign body.
Can you provide more history on how it happened, what makes it worse or better? Thanks.
Dr. Wenjay Sung
Dr. Wenjay Sung
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3 doctors agree

In brief: Achilles tendonitis

If your pain is at the back of your heel, you may a condition called achilles tendonitis, you may require an x-ray to rule out bone spur, likely the burning is caused from inflammation, suggest seeing your podiatrist.

In brief: Achilles tendonitis

If your pain is at the back of your heel, you may a condition called achilles tendonitis, you may require an x-ray to rule out bone spur, likely the burning is caused from inflammation, suggest seeing your podiatrist.
Dr. Craig Thomajan
Dr. Craig Thomajan
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In brief: Possible

Retro-calcaneal spur, haglands deformity or achilles tendonitis .
See your local podiatrist for diagnosis and treatment.

In brief: Possible

Retro-calcaneal spur, haglands deformity or achilles tendonitis .
See your local podiatrist for diagnosis and treatment.
Dr. Jeffrey Bowman
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