A 37-year-old member asked:
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how would you know if you havev a broken pinky toe?

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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
X-ray: And you shall know.
Answered on Nov 13, 2012
Dr. Eleanor Host
28 years experience Family Medicine
Pain, swelling: And bruising after some type of "whacking" to the toe. If it hurts to press on it and to bend it also, it probably is broken. As long as it is only in the toe and not in the foot, you can support it by wearing stiff soled shoes and taping it to the next toe.
Answered on Aug 11, 2017
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