Gradual onset foot pain

Sesamoiditis

Sesamoiditis

Sesamoiditis affects the small sesamoid bones under the base of the big toe. It is an overuse injury causing gradual pain in the forefoot. You are particularly at risk if you have had a sudden …

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Metatarsals - Metatarsalgia

Metatarsalgia

Metatarsalgia is an umbrella term used to describe any forefoot pain. Here we explain the symptoms, causes and treatment of Metatarsalgia. Metatarsalgia Symptoms Symptoms range from mild to severe and typically consist of: Forefoot pain …

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Bunion

Bunion

A bunion (also known as hallux valgus) is a painful swelling on the inside of the big toe. It develops gradually over time. Often the big toe looks bent inwards, towards the other toes. Bunion …

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Mortons Neuroma - syndrome

Morton’s Neuroma

Morton’s neuroma or Morton’s syndrome is a compressed nerve in your forefoot, causing pain between the third and fourth toes. Here we explain the symptoms, causes, and treatment, as well as how to apply tape …

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Tarsal bones - tarsal coalition

Tarsal Coalition

Tarsal coalition is a fusion or sticking together of the tarsal bones in the foot. The tarsals are 7 bones located at the back of the foot. It is a congenital disease meaning you are …

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Cuboid syndrome

Cuboid Syndrome

Cuboid syndrome occurs when the Cuboid bone in the foot partially dislocates. It often occurs in conjunction with peroneal tendonitis. Symptoms Signs and symptoms of Cuboid syndrome are very similar to ankle sprains and include: …

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Plantar fascia strain

Plantar Fascia Strain (Foot Arch Strain)

A Plantar fascia strain is a tear of the soft tissue under the arch of your foot. It may occur suddenly, or develop over time through overuse. Click headings below to expand:

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