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Pain under my big toe at the base of it

A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Welker
26 years experience General Surgery
A few weeks, and no.: You should feel fine in 4-6 weeks, and no, the cyst will never come back.
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Dr. M Felix Freshwater
48 years experience Hand Surgery
Lump: Are you sure its a cyst and not soili? If its a cysts then its usually caused by a bone spur that needs to be removed to prevent recurrence. Any time ... Read More
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Dr. Jeffrey Bowman
37 years experience Podiatry
If: Any of the ganglion remains it could grow back.
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A female asked:
Dr. Michelle Achor
15 years experience Podiatry
Ingrown nail?: There are several possible things this could be but most commonly ingrown nail/abcess is the culprit. Soak toe for 15 min twice a day in water with Ep ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Inwood
34 years experience Podiatry
Big toe: The first right thing to do is see your podiatrist for assistance. Good luck.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
Depends: If there is bruising then just soak in warm epsom salt water. If swollen and you have had trauma then you should have an x-ray.
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: What do you call gout-like symptoms. Gout causes intense redness, pain and swelling of the joint at the base of the great toe. The key word is intense ... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Darren James
29 years experience Podiatry
Shedding of nail: I would need more info. Is there another nail under the shedding nail? If so then it will shed naturaly. if not then you need to consult with a podiat ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
You need evaluation: Diet if this is gout you need more therapy. You need to have your physician send you to a rheumatologist. Your evaluation needs completion.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Smith
31 years experience Internal Medicine
Bruise: Trauma likely cause bruising. Ice elevation should help. Observe.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Betty Keller
34 years experience Rheumatology
Arthritis: There are several forms of arthritis that can cause the toe to swell, including gout, rheumatoid, psoriatic, and reactive arthritis. Bunions can also ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
It takes roughly: 6-8?weeks for bone to heal. Keep in mind you should not be driving with a surgical shoe or cam walker boot either.
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Grace Torres-hodges
22 years experience Podiatry
see the podiatrist: Get re-evaluated. You'll want to have an xray to determine what stage of healing you are at. Just because you can move a toe is not an indication of ... Read More
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