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Remedy for throbbing heel pain - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   I wish to consult you for my heel pain
Doctor :   ok
User :   its been there since six months,every day as i get up i experience the pain
User :   iam 30 years old ,female,married
Doctor :   Where is the pain?
Doctor :   on the undersurface
Doctor :   ?
User :   on the bottom of the heel
User :   also sometimes behind my ankle
Doctor :   is the pain present all the time?
User :   yes but more on the right than left
Doctor :   Do you have this pain more in the evenings after work
User :   yes after i walk for more than 10 mins
Doctor :   any swelling or redness
User :   no
Doctor :   Can you describe the type of pain
Doctor :   Piercing/pinning/burning/tightening
User :   Throbbing kind of pain
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   have you seen a doctor for this
User :   no,i have been neglecting it
Doctor :   ok
User :   Changed my shoe wearing flat ones
Doctor :   When is the pain while you take the heel off the ground
Doctor :   or when you place it on the gruound
User :   cannot make out i think both ways
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   as of now I think of few conditions which could cause the pain
User :   is it serious
Doctor :   one is plantar fascitis and other could be calcaneal spur
Doctor :   Both of them are not serious
Doctor :   i think you should go for a pysical examination by a n orthopedcian
User :   ok thank you doctor i will go for the consultation
Doctor :   o0ki
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