WebMD provides a comprehensive look at foot pain, including causes, diagnosis,
Mar 16, 2014 ... The experts at FootSmart and the Podiatry Institute discuss the causes, symptoms
, and treatment of pain in the ball of the foot.
Pain in the ball of the foot is called metatarsalgia and may have many different
causes (including arthritis, poor circulation, pinching of the nerves between the ...
Pain in the Ball of the Foot (Metatarsalgia). Overview. Your foot has five
metatarsal bones that connect your toes to the rest of your foot. Metatarsalgia is
As you walk, your weight is transferred from your heel to the ball of your foot. If
your body weight is not adequately aligned over the ball of your foot, pain and ...
Metatarsalgia (Pain in the ball of the foot). Note: Metatarsalgia is not an injury; it's
actually a symptom or a group of symptoms. These may include pain in the ball ...
Sharp, aching or burning pain in the ball of your foot — the part of the sole just
behind your toes; Pain that worsens when you stand, run, flex your feet or walk ...
In metatarsalgia (met-uh-tahr-SAL-juh) the ball of your foot becomes painful and
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Jun 18, 2015 ... Learn all about Metatarsalgia - a type of pain and inflammation that occurs in the
metatarsal (ball of the foot). Find out about what causes it and ...