A 18-year-old female asked:
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i hit my pinky toe really hard & now it hurts and its all purple and swollen?

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Dr. Rachel Johns
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Prob broken: Sounds like you may have broken your toe. It's a good idea to get x-Rays done to see the extent of the damage. GENTLY tape your pinky toe to your 4th toe and wear protective footwear, but nothing that's going to put pressure on it.
Answered on Nov 26, 2017
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Bowman
38 years experience Podiatry
More info: Was there any trauma? Swelling and bruise could be a fracture, contusion and other causes but can answer better with more information.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Hettinger
36 years experience Podiatry
Could be...: An infection or a broken toe. See a podiatrist for exam, diagnosis and treatment.
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Karen Butler
21 years experience Family Medicine
Time to see doc: Go to your doctor for evaluation. Especially since the size changes but does not seem to resolve
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