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Hi there have sore pad of feet in line with 3 and 4 th toes

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Hi there have sore pad of feet in line with 3 and 4 th toes needle pain at toes and around feet and annoying at times , not cold normal temp , walk 2 / 3 miles a night with dogs age 47 normal build
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 years ago.
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it sounds like a nerve thing in your foot

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like a pinched nerve or possible neuropathy.

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you might need to wear more supportive shoes and avoid going bare foot.

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you might need to stretch the soles of your foot to help stretch tight muscles.

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it could be from damaged nerves or neuropathy in your foot, so medications like neurontin or lyrica might help.

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you could also have poor circulation into your foot. an ultrasound of your foot and lower leg can check for circulation problems.

Customer: Would that not mean cold feet as I do not have this feet are normal temp
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right, so most likely normal circulation in your foot.

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but could be a pinched nerve or inflamed fascia of the muscle of the sole of the foot.

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have you tried stretching the sole of your foot

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or icing after long walks.

Customer: I will do tonight and try many thanks
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