The recommendations given by the other therapists are good ones. It is always best to establish a solid diagnosis before undergoing treatment, however, sometimes this is not possible and the test simply rule out certain conditions. It does sound like this is what is occurring in your case. If you've already had an X-ray and ultrasound the likelyhood of finding anything on an MRI or bone scan are quite low. If you are one of those people who like to have certainty, then go ahead and get the MRI.
It is difficult for us as therapists to help you with this one without a full history or examination. However, if you held my feet to the fire I would suggest that it is mainly a soft tissue problem. It doesn't really sound like arthritis or gout which will even hurt at rest and are often visualised on X-ray. And you didn't mention anything about any neurological symptoms such as pins and needles, numbness or weakness in the foot, so I would suggest that it doesn't sound like a neurological condition.
There are many joints, ligaments, muscles, tendons, and fascia in the foot that all need to function properly to allow a natural pain free gait. I would suggest seeing a therapist such as myself, that specialises in myofascial treatment such as Active Release Techniques to assess and treat any of these structures that are dysfunctional. At least that's what I would do in your situation.
p.s. Becareful with wearing a CAM boot, if you don't actually have a stress fracture they can lead to an exacerbation of your condition as you will have effectively immobilised the foot and lead to muscle atrophy and decreased blood flow to many structures in the foot (from disuse) and inadvertently caused increased deposition of myofascial adhesions (scar tissue). All of which are undesireable.
Hope that helps
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