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Broken toe wound still bleeding.. How long should this last?

Broken toe wound still bleeding.. How long should this last?

It will stop when: You treated the right way, clean the wound , x-rays and may be sutures, antibiotic and body taping to next toe. Of course this have to done by orthopedic surgeon. Good luck. ...Read more

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Dr. Scott Bolhack
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Wounds (Definition)

A wound is a condition in which a person has some trauma to part of his body in which the surface of the skin or some other organ has been broken open. Wounds include clean cuts, jagged cuts, avulsions (ripping away) of ...Read more


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Broken toe (last bone basis).Slight displacement & slightly affected joint. Do i need surgery? 2 docs said no by now. Possible long term consequences?

Broken toe (last bone basis).Slight displacement & slightly affected joint. Do i need surgery? 2 docs said no by now. Possible long term consequences?

Possible: A fracture involving the joint is more serious, however will often not require surgery. They will often monitor for proper healing and alignment. ...Read more

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How long will it take a broken toe to heal?

How long will it take a broken toe to heal?

Bone takes about : 6 weeks to heal give or take two weeks in either direction. Buddy splinting the digits or a surgical shoe are good for broken toes. ...Read more

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Site of last month's broken toe has no feeling on the skin?

Site of last month's broken toe has no feeling on  the skin?

No feeling: You may have permanently damaged the nerve so it will not return but it is way too early to determine that. You are going to have to give it at least 2 to 3 months to find out if the nerve has been permanently damaged. In the meantime use warm compresses on the area. These will help the nerve. Remember warm not hot as hot will cause more damage. ...Read more

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How long before the swelling of a broken toe subsides?

Apply ice : Whenever you can, i would also put a "wrap" around the toe just be careful not to cut off the circulation while doing this. Sometimes, it can take weeks before this welling goes down. ...Read more

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I still have broken toe pain after 4 months. What should I do?

I still have broken toe pain after 4 months. What should I do?

See a doctor: You need to have your foot examined so that an x-ray can be taken to assess the fracture and determine what the best course of action is. ...Read more

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How long is it supposed to it take for swelling of a broken toe to subside?

How long is it supposed to it take for swelling of a broken toe to subside?

Could take months: Ice it, wear a surgical shoe and can wrap the toe in coban, or coflex (brand names of self sticking type of wrap.). ...Read more

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How long till a broken toe gets better?

How long till a broken toe gets better?

Weeks: A broken toe can take a variable amount of time to heal. There are a number if things that factor into how long it will take. One of the most important is what type and severity of the fracture you have. ...Read more

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How long should I keep my broken toe taped?

How long should I keep my broken toe taped?

Toe fracture : Fractures usually take minimum of 6 weeks to heel. Need x-ray to see if its healed. ...Read more

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Dr. Alan Patterson
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Bleeding (Definition)

Bleeding is a term describing the loss of blood. It can occur inside the body due to damage to blood vessels or organs or outside the body during menstruation or when there is a ...Read more


Dr. Hubert Lee
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Toe Fracture (Definition)

Toe fracture describes the fracture or break of a bone in the toes. Patients with toe fractures may have significant pain, swelling, bruising, or ...Read more