Foot Pain Overview

Foot pain can arise from any of the various parts of the foot: heel pain, arch pain, sole pain, ball of the foot, toe pain, and so on. Common causes are foot injuries such as contusions, strains, sprains, and fractures. Arthritis of various types is a possible cause of foot pain. Various systemic disorders can affect the feet or the toes, such as diabetes and gout. Other causes include disorders of the blood vessels in the foot, and nerve disorders affecting the foot or toes. Foot pain needs prompt diagnosis from your doctor.

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