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A 27-year-old female asked:

my 5th toe is sensitive for 8 m. now. one foot only. it has something like callus on it, gets painful in any shoes. i am limping by the end of the day?

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Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery 29 years experience
Be seen: If you have concerns, I would not hesitate to be seen. An exam and possibly an X-ray will likely show the cause.
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 57 years experience
Shoe: Your shoe is too narrow. Nobody's feet are exactly the same size. Some people have a wider disparity. AS we get older our feet get wider and longer. Your shoes may not be exactly the same, either. Go to a shoe store where an experienced person can measure your feet, both of them, while standing with full weight.You probably need a larger size. Some need a different size each foot. A shoemaker can

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