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little toe pain

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Dr. Ronald Oberman
30 years experience Podiatry
More specific: Was there an injury? Is there a wound? Is it red or swollen? May be a corn. Need more information.
Dr. Alan Ettinger
48 years experience Podiatry
If : It persists see your podiatrist. The pain could be cumming from many causes.
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Location of pain: Would be helpful. Often, if on the outside it is caused by a hammertoe, which will leave you with a corn or little area of inflammation known as a bur ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
Needs an exam: If the pain is so intense that it is disturbing your sleep then you need to seed a podiatrist to have your foot checked.
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Dr. Vinod Panchbhavi
34 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Check shoes: Check your footwear, they should be wide and deep enough not to press on toes, if problem continues, get the feet checked.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
Depends: If you injured the toe and it is deformed or the pain is severe you need to see a doctor. If no injury and the pain is improving and there are no s ... Read More
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Dr. David Laha
37 years experience Podiatry
Yes: If this has not improved or is worse, have it evaluated. Dr. L.
Dr. Alan Ettinger
48 years experience Podiatry
Yes: Why suffer.
A female asked:
Dr. Scott Shields
28 years experience Podiatry
Avoid pressure to it: This is very common. The little toe is rubbing the side/end of the shoe and becomes sore. There can be a callous or corn and sometimes a pad will help ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Inury of arthritis: Trauma, stress fx, bent-toe tendinitis, possibile, but so are the seronegative spondyloarthritities.
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: Then you should see a podiatrist or orthopedist and have the foot evaluated. It is impossible to offer specific advice without being able to examine y ... Read More
A 80-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
Look at your: SHOES first...then consider a hands on examination Sounds like some degenerative changes in your metatarsal joints (=Metatarsalgia) Hope this helps ... Read More
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Keith
43 years experience Podiatry
Stressed Bone Fx.: OOO! could be a stress fracture of the 5th metatarsal. You might want to take a trip to the local surgery and have an x-ray to see if the metatarsal i ... Read More
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A 15-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Wallen
34 years experience Pediatrics
Hard to say: Recent trauma? Broken? Infection? If this persists you should get it investigated.
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Wilson
45 years experience Addiction Medicine
Could be fracture: The little toe bones can break fairly easily. X-ray can tell for sure, however is rarely necessary since a fracture normally heals without treatment. ... Read More
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