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Metatarsalgia

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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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RESOURCES

American College of Foot & Ankle Orthopaedics & Medicine
http://www.acfaom.org

American Physical Therapy Association
http://www.apta.org

American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society
http://www.aofas.org

 

CANADIAN RESOURCES

The Canadian Orthopaedic Association
http://www.coa-aco.org

Canadian Orthopaedic Foundation
http://www.canorth.org

 

References


Metatarsalgia. American College of Foot & Ankle Orthopaedics & Medicine website. Available at: http://www.acfaom.org/information-for-patients/common-conditions/metatarsalgia . Accessed November 5, 2008.


Metatarsalgia. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at: http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed . Updated January 31, 2014. Accessed February 18, 2014.


Pain in the ball of the foot (metatarsalgia). Merck Manuals website. Available at: http://www.merck.com/mmhe/sec05/ch072/ch072b.html . Updated December 2012. Accessed May 1, 2013.

 

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