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A 19-year-old female asked:

a few days ago i noticed that my 2nd toe on my right foot was purple. it was also turn a deeper shade of red/purple when i am in the shower. ?

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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 28 years experience
This does not sound: Normal. Do you recall bumping it? Do you have any medical problems? Are you heavy? Are you a smoker? Are you on birth control? Does the toe hurt? When you press on the toe does it turn white? What is the temperature of the toe? Compared to the other toes?

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