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foot pain

I pretty sure that I have plantar fasciitis, and im in a lot of pain. but what I need to know if there is a lump that goes with this problem. The lump is in my heel just where the heel starts.
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Hi,
How are you? Can you elaborate on the lump's location or characteristic? This could be due to plantar fibromatosis  which are mostly benign growths that occur on the bottom of the foot.The plantar fascia is a thick, broad, inelastic band of fibrous tissue that is found along the bottom of the foot.Plantar fasciitis refers to an inflammation of the plantar fascia and can be the result of some type of injury such as from repeated trauma to the tissue. Treatment that may help include  anti-inflammatory mediation, icing, stretching, activity modification, and heel inserts. If the lump persists, you need to have this checked by your doctor for proper evaluation. Direct clinical examination is important and a biopsy may also be done to rule out malignancy. Take care and regards.
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