Tingle in Right Heel

Patient

Q: Hello, I have been experiencing a small tingle in my back part of my heel. It only occurs when I'm pressing down on it hard, or if I walk, and tap it the wrong way. There is no pain at all, and there is no swelling. Also, I went about five hours without having the tingle/numbness feeling happen at all. I am slightly overweight, and I work twenty-five hours a week with steel-nosed boots. What could this problem be?

Symptoms:  Tingle in back of right heel.
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