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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Lochemes
32 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Hammertoe: Early on the hammer toes are quite sensitive and their joints are softening and their flexibility decreasing so most often cause was simply be shoe pr ... Read More

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A female asked:
Dr. Joseph Newman
31 years experience Podiatry
Maybe arthritis: Arthritis can cause painful, limited motion and there are joints in and at the base of the toe. Tendonitis or joint capsule irritation can also be th ... Read More
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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
This would be easy: For a foot doc to tell you on physical examination. Without seeing your toe we don't know if its swollen, if its hammered etc.....an xray would tell u ... Read More
Dr. Scott Keith
43 years experience Podiatry
Toe jamming.: More than likely, the second toe is longer than your great toe or your third toe. The distal or top part of the toe sticks out a bit further and the d ... Read More
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Grace Torres-hodges
22 years experience Podiatry
See the podiatrist: Sounds like a bunion and hammertoe. The best way to evaluate it is by having it examined and an xray taken. Options can range from conservative to s ... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
25 years experience Ophthalmology
Have it checked out: Severe pain on the top of the foot feeling like a charlie horse is not a common finding. Your recent activity history, how much your run or walk for e ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Ira Friedlander
41 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
There are many: possible reasons for your toe to lose sensation. It will not be possible to evaluate this over the internet. You need to make an appointment for a hea ... Read More
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A 14-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bradly Shollenberger
35 years experience Podiatry
Cyst: It's impossible to diagnose a "bump" sight unseen. Sometimes, a mucinous cyst can develop just before the toenail. These often require draining and so ... Read More
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A 57-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Finke
14 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: This is most likely a corn or callus caused by wearing uncomfortable shoes. It could also represent something worrisome. Have a healthcare provider ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
Swelling? Arthritis : This could be arthritis or could be something else it's hard to clarify. This is something you need to check with your physician
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Bowman
37 years experience Podiatry
Numb toe: Excessive pressure could cause nerve impingement but you also may have a neuroma in the 2 nd interspace . Check with podiatrist
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