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Polydactyly: Extra fingers and toes are a fairly common occurrence, especially among african americans. We genes that control how we are made in the womb. Some people have genes for extra digits. Sometimes they form small or abnormal extra digits, which we have to remove. Other times the extra digits look and function normally and require no treatment at all. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
6TOES ON FOOT: If you are conscious of it and it looks ugly, have it excised the one which looks ugly and is placed wrong.We can only advice you by looking at it or a photo. But if you have no concern with how your foot looks, than you can live with it. So you decide and talk to your doctor or podiatrist. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
What do you suggest if my little sister was born with 6 toes on both feet can it be because my mom took Zoloft (sertraline) she was pregnante?
Not sure: Of your question. It can be hereditary. ...Read more
Chilectomy 6/4/12 (toes 2&3) & now they float & point out, causing discomfort-crossing over #4. I've already seen a 2nd dr who suggests waiting. ?
Hammertoes: I am not sure what procedure you had done on the toes as a cheilectomy is the name of a procedure performed only on the big toe joint. However, if the toe contractures are flexible, you could try using athletic tape to tape and hold down the toes in a better position. There are probably surgical options available as well depending on what has already been done, your physical exam, and x-rays. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I just pinch my 6 mos old toe with the car door by accident. How do I know if its broken? Should i take her to the er?
See your doctor: This problem can only be solved by seeing your doctor and being evaluated face-to-face. After a thorough examination, your doctor should be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more