Muscle pain in the bottom of foot

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The plantar fascia is the thick tissue on the bottom of the foot. It connects the heel bone to the toes and creates the arch of the foot. When this tissue becomes swollen or inflamed, it is called plantar fasciitis. Swelling occurs when the thick band of tissue on the bottom of the foot fascia is overstretched or overused.

Plantar Fasciitis

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The arch of the foot is an area along the bottom of the foot between the ball and the heel. Pain in the arch of the foot is a common problem, especially among athletes. The arch is made up of three separate arches that form a triangle. Each arch is made up of bones, ligaments, and tendons. There are many potential causes of pain in the arch of the foot.

Causes and treatments for pain in the arch of the foot

Back to Foot pain. Pain in the bottom of your foot ball, arch or sole will often get better in a few weeks. See a GP if it does not improve. This exercise video is suitable for most people, but is not tailored to any specific condition, characteristic or person.
Plantar fasciitis is one of the most common causes of pain in the bottom of the heel, the arch or both areas. The plantar fascia is a thick, fibrous, ligamentlike band on the bottom of the foot. It is attached to the heel, runs forward along the foot and attaches again at the ball of the foot. When the plantar fascia becomes irritated and swollen, the condition is called plantar fasciitis.