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A 36-year-old female asked:

I had some pine needles+bugs stuck in my shoe from a walk in the woods. i shook them out, but now the top of my big toe has been numb for 48 hrs.(?)

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Dr. Alan Ettinger
Podiatry 50 years experience
Probable not: Related. Numb big toe can happen if your shoe compressed a nerve. Give it a few days . Wear a sandal for a week. If this persists see your dr.
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