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What are the possible causes for pain in feet?

Jul 2013
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my feet hurt.
Posted Sun, 1 Dec 2013 in Bones, Muscles and Joints
Answered by Dr. K. Naga Ravi Prasad 14 minutes later
Brief Answer: Numerous conditions cause pain in the feet. Detailed Answer: Hi, thanks for writing to XXXXXXX As there are numerous conditions and causes that produce pain in the feet, I need some more information on your symptoms to arrive at a possible diagnosis of your condition. Please answer the below questions - - your age and gender - onset of pain (sudden or gradual) - duration of your symptoms (pain in the feet) - whether present in both feet or only one side - exact location of pain in the feet (forefoot, midfoot or hindfoot) - Whether the pain is present at rest also or is occuring during specific movements - Any history of strain or injury in the recent past - Nature of pain -stinging, burning, throbbing etc - Severity of pain - mild, moderate or severe - Aggravating & relieving factors if any - any underlying diseases like Diabetes, Thyroid etc - are you over weight or obese, are you a smoker Regards
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