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What occurs after four days of heavy snowboarding using super tight boots. Starts out very painful, but this subsides as feeling is slowly lost in the foot. Once all feeling is gone, it is replaced by the tingly sensation commonly associated with when your foot falls asleep.

Soon all wires are crossed: hot and cold stimuli become mistakable for the opposite; sensation of pressure fades; and small pokes sting like a bee.

Against all better judgement, no doctors were seen for ailment. Instead, time proved to work best. Now only when pressure is applied to a specific point, do symptoms occur.
In addition to the above symptoms, there is a new sensation of pressure along the nerve extending into the foot and ending in between the second and third toe.

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