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Burning Pain In Bottom Of One Side Of Heel

Burning Pain In Bottom Of One Side Of Heel

Yesterday I started experiencing an intense burning pain in the bottom of one side of my heel that is so bad I can't put weight on my heel (I have to walk on the ball of my foot, which I know will cause problems for the rest of my body overcompensating). I think it's nerve pain but it's a new symptom for me, has anyone else experienced this? I'm wondering if it could be nerve entrapment? I think it's unlikely to be plantar fasciitis because that's typically characterised by a "stabbing or dull… read more

posted 3 days ago
A MyFibroTeam Member said:

I get it in my hands. Feels like a bad sunburn but inside. Was told it is part of fibro.

posted 3 days ago
A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Maybe neuropathy?

posted 3 days ago
A MyFibroTeam Member said:

I am dealing with a similar issue - although I have mostly numbness (right heel) an occasional burning/pain. I have been to a podiatrist, am getting a nerve conduction test on the nerve that runs through the ankle. I will post what the results are. It seems to me it could be a minor injury that would not be too noticeable on someone else without fibromyalgia but because my body reads everything as amplified sensory reaction that maybe it is still a fibro related (but also with an underlying mechanical reason since it is only on one foot and has been persistent and unchanging unlike other fibro symptoms- which can last a while but for me anyway not permanently).

posted 3 days ago
A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Get the appointment with the podiatrist asap. Rotate ice and heat until you can get in... You obviously know the answer about the ER or clinic... 🤨

posted 3 days ago
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