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I have a callus on my big toe and it has made half of my toe numb. is this normal? i am a dancer and wear tight pointe shoes that rub against my toe.

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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 28 years experience
Callus is a result : Of friction or pressure. Constant friction or pressure could cause the numbness, I don't think the callus itself causes the numbness.

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