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Big Toe Bent (Definition)

A bent big toe can be described as angular deviation of the big toe. The "bend" can involve either one or both bones in the toe, the joint between them or possibly the ball of the foot. The bending can occur in any direction, but a side-to-side deviation is probably most common. This type of conditioned can be either be inherited or acquired later in life and may ...Read more


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I noticed my friend's big toe bent towards his other toes, is that weird?

I noticed my friend's big toe bent towards his other toes, is that weird?

No, its a bunion: This is not weird. It is what is called hallux abducto valgus or a bunion deformity. ...Read more

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Can I get my big toe that is bent towards the other toes fixed?

Surgery: Is the only way to correct deformity. Howver there are other treatments that can alleviate symptoms. ...Read more

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Help docs! My big toes are bent towards my other toes?

Help docs! My big toes are bent towards my other toes?

Hallux valgus: Sounds like a bunion deformity. If you don't have pain, don't worry. If you see see a podiatrist or orthopedic foot and ankle specialist for a consult for your options. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Big toe bent?

What is the definition or description of: Big toe bent?

Bent out of shape.: A bent big toe can be described as angular deviation of the big toe. The "bend" can involve either one or both bones in the toe, the joint between them or possibly the ball of the foot. The bending can occur in any direction, but a side-to-side deviation is probably most common. This type of conditioned can be either be inherited or acquired later in life and may even be considered normal. ...Read more

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What kind of shoes should I wear if my big toe tends to point towards the little toes?

What kind of shoes should I wear if my big toe tends to point towards the little toes?

See below: A supportive shoe with a wide and tall toe box to avoid excessive squeezing of toes and to limit progression of deformity. ...Read more

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My big toe is turning in towards the 2nd toe but there is no bump on the side or pain. Is this a bunion?

My big toe is turning in towards the 2nd toe but there is no bump on the side or pain. Is this a bunion?

Hallux valgus: The term for the big toe leaning toward the second is hallux valgus. While this is often accompanied by a boney prominence on the inner aspect of the joint (bunion), it isn't mandatory. Early treatment can include splinting of the toe or orthotics. If pain arises, surgery is often recommended. ...Read more

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Broke foot and big toe is slightly turned towards the other toes. Buddy tape? Seems no one will help me. No ins no $$$$$

Broke foot and big toe is slightly turned towards the other toes. Buddy tape? Seems no one will help me. No ins no $$$$$

The question: Is not clear. How do you know the foot is broken? Which bone is broken? Many people have a big toe that turns towards the lesser toes, this describes a hallux valgus deformity (bunion) that can occur without a break. ...Read more

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I have pain on the bottom of my foot towards the inside of my big toe. Its not really the ball of my foot but on the inside edge of my toe.

I have pain on the bottom of my foot towards the inside of my big toe. Its not really the ball of my foot but on the inside edge of my toe.

Perhaps sesamoiditis: The. Big toes has two pea-size sesamoid bones that lie about the inside and outside of the undersurface of the big toes just at the end of the "ball" of your foot. They can be become injured and inflamed or painful. A thorough Orthopaedic evaluation is warranted to assess the real source of your pain ...Read more

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Big toe is peeling badly. The middle of toe is pink and towards the edges there is more skin than in the middle. I put on lotion but its not fixing it?

Big toe is peeling badly. The middle of toe is pink and towards the edges there is more skin than in the middle. I put on lotion but its not fixing it?

More than dry skin: Such accumulation of dry skin may be an eczematous process. We must consider that the skin in this area is inflamed and turning over at a rapid rate. Things that can cause this include psoriasis, irritation, athlete's foot etc. If the peeling skin is near the nail, than it is related to an infection of this area. ...Read more

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Shock feeling on foot, when I touch a vein at top of foot, I feel the shock further down my foot towards big toe.?

Shock feeling on foot, when I touch a vein at top of foot, I feel the shock further down my foot towards big toe.?

Shocking.: Sounds like a neuralgia type problem. The nerve on the top of the foot has been damaged or irritated and is sending impulses down the nerve route when stimulated. You need to consider just what may have irritated the nerve. Could be something as simple as an ill-fitting shoe. If the condition does not improve, a visit to the doctor may be helpful. Heat/cold and topical patches can be helpful. ...Read more

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Hi. My mother has constant pain in her left foot metatarsal bone which worsens with excessive walking. Her second toe also seems to be bending towards the big toe.

Hi. My mother has constant pain in her left foot metatarsal bone which worsens with excessive walking. Her second toe also seems to be bending towards the big toe.

Why are you waiting?: The symptoms that your mother is having leads one to believe that there is likely a problem and left untreated it may become a serious problem. The second toe migrating to the big toe is problematic in that swelling or tissue rupture may be the cause. There is also the possibility of a stress fracture. She needs to have her foot evaluated and given some direction on the treatment plan. ...Read more

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My big toe narrows toward the front and squeezes my toe. What could this be. My toenails are jacked up in the middle?

My big toe narrows toward the front and squeezes my toe. What could this be. My toenails are jacked up in the middle?

Possibly a bone spur: Sometime when you have a curved toenail in the edge there can be a bone spur at the center causing it to lift up. The best option is to get an x-ray to verify. If it is only ingrown nail there are many treatment options. To learn more here is a link
www. Centralmasspodiatry. Com/ingrown ...Read more

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My toe next to my big toe occasionally moves toward my big toe and I am unable to move it due to pain and if I do move it it goes back, explaination?

My toe next to my big toe occasionally moves toward my big toe and I am unable to move it due to pain and if I do move it it goes back, explaination?

Dislocating: It sounds like the toe may be dislocating at the joint. The pain would come from the toe popping back into place.
It should be examined to see if you are developing an unstable 2nd toe. ...Read more

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Toes (Definition)

Toes are the digits at the ends of the feet, most people have 10 and they normally ...Read more