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pinky toe bunion

A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Libby Putnam
11 years experience Podiatry
Surgery, inserts.: Unfortunately, there are no braces or exercises to get rid of a tailor's bunion. If you elect to have surgery, there are several ways your surgeon cou ... Read More
Dr. David Laha
37 years experience Podiatry
Shoes/surgery: This is a structural deformity. Wider, supportive shoes can help, but surgical correction may be needed. This procedure is usually performed on an o ... Read More

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
See a podiatrist: A tailor's bunion occurs on the side of the metatarsal head before you get to the toe. Best help is to keep pressure off of it with wearing a wide sh ... Read More
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Geller
29 years experience Podiatry
Corn on toe: Hard skin forming on a toe is called a corn. It is caused by the bone rubbing against something, in your case a shoe. To treat this problem the source ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Trettin
32 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Bunionette: Sounds like you have a prominent distal end of your 5 th metatarsal . This could be a " bunionette" . If it is painful or bothers u w/ shoe wear see ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
No: A bunion is when bone protrudes at the joint beneath your great toe, a tailors bunion can occur by the fifth metatarsal head.
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Have it reevaluated: Was the foot x rayed? Have the issue reevaluated in pain persists.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Sheskier
38 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
A corn or the start: A "bunion" is a street term for hallux valgus, an angular deformity of the great toe that makes a prominence on the inner aspect of the foot. A "corn ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Likely a corn: That can be filed with an emory board.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
Couple of things: Often times injury with swelling will cause some twitching of the toe. Tight shoes can create spasms of the muscles due to the pressure.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Bowman
37 years experience Podiatry
Yes you can: Dislocate the 5th toe joint and see any podiatrist who can easily but it back in place under local.

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