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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Hendrix
26 years experience in Podiatry
Toe Pain: Several possibilities come to mind. The easiest approach would be to see your podiatrist for a thorough evaluation, foot xrays and focused reccs. ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience in Podiatry
Warm water : Soaks followed by topical antibiotic. If pain persists see a foot doc who may need to perform a partial nail avulstion. This is a quick in office proc ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Libby Putnam
11 years experience in Podiatry
Removal, antibiotics: It sounds like you have an ingrown nail, and if it's infected, you'll likely need antibiotics, possibly a nail procedure. Just the painful border can ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Wilton
36 years experience in Podiatry
Well....: What did you fracture? The end bone in the big toe may have been injured. We're x-rays taken ? You may just have an ingrown nail
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
Sesamoiditis: This is a common ailment causing pain under the big toe. See a podiatrist or orthopedist.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Bluman
22 years experience in Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Many things: There are a number of things that can cause pain in the big toe. This is a very nonspecific symptom. I recommend that someone with sharp pain in the ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience in Podiatry
Several things: Fracture, bruise, arthritis, gout, bursitis.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Scott Keith
43 years experience in Podiatry
Now that hurts.: A description of a discomforting feeling in or around the area of the big or great toe. This pain may sometimes be accompanied with swelling, redness ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience in Podiatry
Too general : Would need to know what part of the toe, place it thru range of motion, watch you stand, and possibly see an xray. Do yourself a favor see a podiatris ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience in Podiatry
See a doctor: I would keep a diary of when the pain occurs and what shoes you are wering and what activity you are doing and then see a doctor.
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