According to the University of Washington School of Medicine, bone lucencies can be caused by a variety of factors, such as cysts, cancer, benign tumors or infection. Healio goes on to point out that fractures also cause... More »

According to the National Institutes of Health, some causes of aching or painful bones include bone cancer or another cancer that has spread to the bones, a disruption of the blood supply (such as sickle cell anemia), an... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

The most common cause of bone spurs is joint damage as a result of osteoarthritis, according to Mayo Clinic. As the cartilage breaks down due to osteoarthritis, the body works to remedy this loss by creating extra bone. ... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

Sources such as the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, or AOFAS, and the Johns Hopkins Department of Orthopedic Surgery indicate that there are several different factors that can influence a doctor's decision t... More »

When someone breaks a bone, the degree of pain felt can depend on factors such as the type of fracture and location. For example, a hairline fracture may not cause much pain, but a more severe break can cause a symptom l... More »

Prolonged menstrual periods can be caused by a variety of factors, such as hormonal fluctuations, benign tumors in the uterus and bleeding disorders, according to Healthline. It's important for women with prolonged menst... More » Health Women's Health Menstruation

As with other parts of the body, psoriasis on the feet is caused by a variety of factors, including emotional stress, trauma and infection, according to WebMD. Psoriasis generally runs in families, but it can skip genera... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Skin Conditions