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Right foot always slightly swollen and painful pad, The pad

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Right foot always slightly swollen and painful pad
JA: OK. The Doctor will need to help you with this. Please give me a bit more information, so the Doctor can help you best.
Customer: The pad of my right became painful and tender to touch and now my foot is always slightly swollen
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: No just that I can't wear a shoe for long
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Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 7 months ago.

This is Dr. David

how old are you?

swelling in the pad of the foot could be due to plantar fasciitis or due to tendonitis or arthritis or could be due to circulation problems or electrolyte problems in your blood.

are you taking any medications at this point?

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Expert:  Dr. David replied 7 months ago.

how old are you?

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
I'm 62
Expert:  Dr. David replied 7 months ago.

do you have a primary care doctor?

when was the last time you saw a doctor?

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
May 2015
Expert:  Dr. David replied 7 months ago.

sounds most likely like plantar fasciitis causing swelling and tenderness of the pad of your foot.

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Thank you
Expert:  Dr. David replied 7 months ago.

you are welcome

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