A member asked:

I have pain ontop of my big toe. it looks completely normal and i am positive that i do not have an ingrown nail. when i put pressure on it, it hurts.

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Dr. Jeffrey Kass answered

Specializes in Podiatry

Correct there is no ingrown toenail other possibilities could include a subungual exostosis or a bone spur under the toenail, an enchondroma or similiar type of bony lesion. Make sure shoes are proper fit and you werent wearing anyone too tight. An xray would be a good starting point.

Answered Jul 30, 2014



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