Pain in my heel after a Jones Fracture

Patient

Q: I chose general becuase there isno category for questions dealing with a fracture. I was diagnosed with a Jones Fracture three months ago. Since that I have been non-weight bearing. I was cleared to bein walking on it (slowly building up to full weight). However, when I start to put pressure on my foot my heel hurts. It is a sharp ting ling sensation and pain. I have no pain where I actually broke my foot. What can be the cause and should I continue to walk on it?

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