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swollen little toe on left foot

A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wenjay Sung
13 years experience Podiatry
Ice, taping and rest: Toe swelling can last for weeks if not months for trauma. Because there's so little fat and tissue around the toe, swelling occurs without resistance ... Read More

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A female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
You should see: a doctor to figure out why it is swollen and numb. Do you have an infection? an injury? is it an arthritic condition? why the numbness? these are all ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomman Kuruvilla
21 years experience Podiatry
Sprain/fracture/infe: This could be several pathologies. One a toe sprain from hyperflexion or extension(turf toe). Another could be a fracture. As long as the toe is not d ... Read More
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Dr. Bradly Shollenberger
35 years experience Podiatry
Infection : A toe that is red and swollen is concerning for infection. This can happen when an athlete's foot infection between the toes causes an open wound whic ... Read More
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Dr. Thomas Inwood
34 years experience Podiatry
Sore toe: You need to see your podiatrist as this sounds like infection. Don't delay - you will be glad you made an appointment ! good luck.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ernest Isaacson
20 years experience Podiatry
Infection: Sounds like maybe a skin lesion like a corn has developed an infection. There are other possibilities but its always best to consider the worst case s ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Keith
43 years experience Podiatry
Not Quite clear.: Is it "I" or "I'm" and "Waking" or "Walking"? Not sure of the question. The difference in your response could mean a lot in the problem.
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
24 years experience Ophthalmology
Foot pain: How much do you weigh & do you have a history of gout? Any trauma? What is your diet like? Consult with us to see if you need an xray or blood wor ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Howard Fox
41 years experience Podiatry
Thank : Thank you for your excellent description of your problem. I also love when there is a photo, however the link you provided didn't lead to a photo, bu ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffery VanYperen
11 years experience Podiatry
Get it checked out: There are so many structures on the side of the foot/ankle, it is hard to say without exam. I would recommend going to see a podiatrist--they will ta ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Betts
32 years experience Neurosurgery
Compression fracture: Often when there is some nerve impingement there is a feeling of swelling. The numbness also signals possible nerve root impingement. I do not know ... Read More
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A 68-year-old male asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
23 years experience Anesthesiology
See another Dr : I don't know your medical history, impossible to guess. See physician as soon as possible.
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