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by Kellicker PG

(Pain in Ball of Foot)


Risk Factors

Factors that increase your chance of developing metatarsalgia include:
Claw Toes
claw toe
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American College of Foot & Ankle Orthopaedics & Medicine

American Physical Therapy Association

American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society



The Canadian Orthopaedic Association

Canadian Orthopaedic Foundation



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Pain in the ball of the foot (metatarsalgia). Merck Manuals website. Available at: . Updated December 2012. Accessed May 1, 2013.


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