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A 37-year-old female asked:

Second toe of right foot has been numb for 5 months. only on the top between the nail and where the toe meets foot. that toe is longer than the others. i used to have on-off pain in that area. no redness/swelling. i walk 6 miles/day. ideas?

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Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Morton toe: Above situation may be due to a local nerve compression. Would suggest seeing a podiatrist that can further evaluate and come up with recommendations consistent with your foot’s architecture and functional challenges.

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