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Feet & foot problems

This section has information about general foot problems. For problems with the bones and joints in your ankles and feet, see Ankles and feet.

You can find more general information about feet, foot care, and footwear on the Podiatry NZ website. Some general practice teams may also be able to provide information and treatment.

For a visual overview of common foot problems, with photos and explanations, see this guide from NHS.

Written by HealthInfo clinical advisers. Last reviewed January 2016.

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