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14 Jul 2005

Feels like a stone
I got this one spot on my heel which is very sore... i find that i
cant even walk bare feet anymore... At first it felt like a little stone which was in my heel, now its a little bigger and it hurts like hell if i press on it hard... Could you please tell me what is wrong... For i love my feet and dont like things like this on my body...

Thank you

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Foot expert

01 Jan 0001

There Are many things it can be from a heel spur, to a bursitis (fluid filled sack )to a thin heel pad and you feel the heel bone more easily, to other masses, both benign and not benign.
I suggest you go to a podiatrist have it checked up and I am sure you be x-rayed and possibly go for an ultrasound investigation. Only when there is a diagnosis can a treatment plan be discussed

Please call the South African Podiatry assn 0861 100 249
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