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what is a helix arthritis of great toe

A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Willa Terry
31 years experience Pediatrics
Possible gout: Gout is a form of arthritis – a typical attack is characterized by the sudden onset of severe pain, swelling, warmth, and redness of a joint. Any joi ... Read More
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
Hallux: The hallus is the large inside joint of your foot. This joint can get arthritis from a variety of causes, osteoarthritis, gout and rheumatoid ... Read More

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Ask your surgeon: Without knowing the exact operation etc, you should ask your surgeon.
Dr. Brandon Macy
40 years experience Podiatry
Most of the time: Yes. Of course ut depends on exactly what is being done. Sometimes your doctor will have s specific reason for not permitting weight bearing. Ask befo ... Read More
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Dr. Alan Ettinger
48 years experience Podiatry
Depends: It depends on the surgery performed. Check with the surgeon.
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Kinninger
13 years experience Family Medicine
Help: Ice will help the discomfort and will not negatively impact your healing.
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Dr. Enid Goris
22 years experience Podiatry
Yes it does: Yes ice over the dressing is very helpful.
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Dr. Mak Yousefpour
17 years experience Podiatry
Its ok: You can ice it. As long as you have no vascular issues, icing is ok. It is better to soak you foot in epsom salt and warm water.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hill
22 years experience Family Medicine
Conservative: We usually buddy tape to next toe or two and wear good shoes if it is well aligned.
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Likely: Post trauma osteoarthritis will be worse.
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Wallace sr
37 years experience Podiatry
Burning pain walking: I need more information of exactly where the symptoms are,many structures encompass the great toe this could be a tendonitis or sesamoiditis since you ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Oberman
30 years experience Podiatry
Depends: on type of surgery and how it is performed. Many simple surgeries in this area allow so form of early weight bearing. More complicated surgeries with ... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Walter Husar
32 years experience Neurology
Post Surgery Symptom: I cannot say whether the numbness and tingling permanent. You had surgery very nice. There is some swelling in the surgical site. I would wait some ti ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Toe Injury: There is little to do if the toe is fractured given how you report you are able to bear weight and ambulate. The toe may get bigger through swelling ... Read More
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A 77-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Sheppeck
35 years experience Vascular Surgery
?neuropathy: Recurrent callouses on any part of the foot indicates a problem of repetative trauma. Could be due to neuropathy, skeletal/joint deformity or ill fitt ... Read More
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