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Posterior Tibialis Tendinopathy
A posterior tibialis tendinopathy (PTT) is when damage occurs to one of the tendons that runs on the inner side of your ankle. You may notice over several weeks slowly increasing pain and/or swelling along the tendon.
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Plantar Fasciitis: What Causes It & Treatment
Plantar fasciitis is an inflammation of the tissue, called fascia, that runs along the arch of the foot. You experience intense pain in the sole of your foot by the heel, where the plantar fascia attaches to the bone. It takes rest and home therapies to get better.
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Foot Sprain
A foot or ankle sprain is a soft tissue injury. Most often, a sprain occurs when an injury pulls, stretches, or tears the ligaments that connect bone to bone.
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Heel Pain
Understand your heel pain symptoms with Buoy, including 9 causes and common questions concerning your heel pain.
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Foot Pain
Understand your foot pain symptoms with Buoy, including 10 causes and common questions concerning your foot pain.
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Cold Feet Symptoms, Causes & Common Questions
Understand your cold feet symptoms with Buoy, including 6 causes and common questions concerning your cold feet.
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Swelling of One Foot Symptoms, Causes & Common Questions
A swollen foot may be caused blood vessel blockage, lymphatic blockage, or trauma from an injury. Other causes of swelling in one foot include skin infections like cellulitis, or ankle arthritis which can also be the cause of one swollen ankle. Read below for more causes, related symptoms, and treatment options for a swollen foot.
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Foot Numbness Symptoms, Causes & Common Questions
Numbness in the feet can be caused from trauma from an injury or nerve damage to any part of the leg that may affect your feet. Other causes of feet numbness include restless leg syndrome, sciatica, or tarsal tunnel syndrome. Read below for more information on causes and treatment options.
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Foot or Toe Bruise Symptoms, Causes & Common Questions
Bruised toes or foot can also be swollen, painful, and often appear purple or blue. A bruised toe can be caused from a broken toe and fracture. A broken foot or ankle can also cause bruises on top of the foot. Read below for more information on causes and treatment options.
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Foot skin issues

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  • Athlete’s foot (known medically as tinea pedis) is a fungal infection that causes scaly, itchy feet. It usually starts between the toes because that area is extra moist. Athlete’s foot is very contagious.
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Sharp, Stabbing Foot Pain Symptoms, Causes & Common Questions

Understand your sharp, stabbing foot pain symptoms, including 9 causes and common questions.
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Yellow or White Foot Bump Symptoms, Causes & Common Questions

If you have yellow or white bumps that look like pimples on your feet, this may be caused by whiteheads, skin abscess, or cysts. Read now for more information on causes and how to treat a yellow or white bumps on the foot.
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Numbness in The Pinky Toe Side of The Foot

Nerve compression or damage from wearing certain shoes can often cause pinky toe numbness. Diabetic neuropathy can also cause the pinky toes to be numb. Learn more about causes and treatment options.
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Thickened Skin on The Top of The Foot

Understand thickened skin on the top of the foot symptoms, including 2 causes & common questions.
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Foot numbness

Pes Cavus
Pes cavus is the presence of an abnormally high arch that can occur in either one or both feet and develop at any age. It results in pressure being placed on the heel.
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Numbness in One Foot Symptoms, Causes & Common Questions
Numbness and tingling in one foot can be commonly caused by nerve damage that can lead to sciatica, tarsal tunnel syndrome, or a fibular nerve injury. Read below for more information on causes of numbness in one foot and how to find relief.
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Numbness in The Top of The Foot Symptom, Causes & Questions
Understand your numbness in the top of the foot symptoms, including 9 causes & common questions.
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