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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience in Podiatry
See below: You want to tape it so the big toe does not bend.

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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience in Podiatry
Inflamation: It is inflamation of the sesamoid bones which are under the 1st metatarsal head.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Oberman
30 years experience in Podiatry
Inflammation : Inflammation of the sesamoids. This refers to the bottom of the head of the 1st metatarsal bone under the big toe joint. In this area there are normal ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Oberman
30 years experience in Podiatry
Yes: with proper treatment which includes eliminating symptoms and cause. Often orthotics and more supportive shoes are helpful in relieving excessive stre ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience in Podiatry
Podiatrist: Or foot and ankle orthopedist.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Bluman
22 years experience in Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Non-op treatment 1st: Non-surgucal treatments include activity modification, orthotics, and corticosteroid injections. If surgery is needed see an orthopaedic foot and ank ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience in Podiatry
Inflammation: It is inflammation of the bones under the 1st metatarsal bone of the foot. It can be very painful and make it difficult to walk.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Newman
31 years experience in Podiatry
Inflammed bone: Sesamoiditis is an inflammatory process of the small bone(s) under the first metatarsal head. Because these bones are small and subject to a lot of f ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Schneider
23 years experience in Preventive Medicine
Sesamoiditis: Sesamoiditis is an inflammation of the sesamoid bones that are beneath the ball of your foot. Initial treatment includes anti-inflammatory medicine an ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Pain under the big: Toe .Sesamoiditis is the inflammation of the sesamoid bones, along with the surrounding tissues. As with any inflammation of tissue and bone, it can c ... Read More
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