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Pain on the top of the foot only on playing sports - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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Doctor :   Dr XXXXhere
Doctor :   How may i help you ?
User :   Hi, I have a pain on the top of my foot, it doesn't hurt whilst I'm walking around but when I start playing sport it starts to hurt on and off. I play a lot of sport especially netball and football. I have been looking at websites and the one that sounds most like it is inflammation of the extensor tendons of the toes.
Doctor :   You need to give it complete rest for 3 weeks
User :   Ok thanks for your help.
Doctor :   Sports injury are common and are characteristics of the pain only when you play
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