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A 33-year-old female asked:

Hi, i have a soft lump under my big toe at the joint. i have lots of cramping and joint pain. today i found a soft lump on the side of the same toe?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. John Goldman
Rheumatology 55 years experience
Possible causes: There are possible causes as simple as cysts from the joint, joint swelling or arthritis. Ask your physicians to have you see a rheumtologist
Dr. Howard Pecker
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Possibly a tumor: Tumors of the tendon sheath often appear like this. http://www.orthobullets.com/hand/6092/giant-cell-tumor-of-tendon-sheath Must be checked.

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Last updated Jul 16, 2016

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