What Are Some Causes of Burning Pain in the Ankle Bone?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 28, 2020 7:56:09 AM ET
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Tarsal tunnel syndrome is a cause of tingling, burning or shocking pain in the medial ankle or foot according to the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. Another possible cause is ankle arthritis if the joint is red, swollen or warm, according to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.