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The bottoms of my feet feel spongy. Its like Im walking

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The bottoms of my feet feel spongy. It's like I'm walking on water.
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Gupta replied 7 years ago.
Hi,
Do you have diabetes?
I would be concerned about the possibility of a peripheral nerve disease (neuropathy), that can lead to the symptoms that you are describing.
A neurologist opinion and a test for Nerve Conduction Velocity (NCV) maybe appropriate in this situation,
Warm regards
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
I do not have diabetes
Expert:  Dr. Gupta replied 7 years ago.
Ok,
I would STILL be concerned about the possibility of a peripheral nerve disease (neuropathy), that can lead to the symptoms that you are describing.
A neurologist opinion and a test for Nerve Conduction Velocity (NCV) maybe appropriate in this situation,
Warm regards
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