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Can't Bend Big Toe Up
If i bend my big toe make a fist with my toes my Achilles hurts or clicks and i can t fully flex my big toe?
Big toe and pinky toe I can lift up and down, but can't bend. What could cause this? Had MRI of foot Jan. bad inflammation. Big toe does not hurt
Ball of foot near the big toe only hurts like crazy to put pressure on it and to move my big toe up and down didn't hit it against anything?
Ball of foot: Please have your foot doctor refer you to a foot specialist. Should be straightforward for the Specialist to control your big toe. ...Read more
It's all over now.: You probably meant to ask: "My big toe slightly overlaps my second toe." Right? This likely means that you are developing a bunion. The shifting of the big toe means it is either going over, under or pushing aside the second toe. Yours is going over. As long as you have no problems with the changing toe position, then leave it alone. Only time will tell if the problem will need some attention. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Trigger thumb.Hurts cont ,very bad when bend shooting pain into hand. Can't wear brace at work so taped thumb so it can't bend. Will this help?
Probably not: Trigger thumbs and fingers ( a1 pulley 'nodular tenosynovitis') may respond to an injection of steroid occasionally .... If painful and persistent locking continue A1 pulley release surgically is treatment of choice. Taping will likely be of little benefit . Best of Luck! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My big toe to my knuckle is hurting so bad ! It hurts to walk on it , it even hurts just laying down. Right foot , big toe to the knuckle?
5 broken met bones, 1 at base big toe. Can move 4 no prob but big toe hurts to move it much. Big toe taking longer to heal?
see the podiatrist: Get re-evaluated. You'll want to have an xray to determine what stage of healing you are at. Just because you can move a toe is not an indication of healing. ...Read more
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?
Arthritic changes: Hallux limitus is a medical term that describes this. See a foot doctor. There are various surgeries to fix the condition. ...Read more
Surgery: Is the only way to correct deformity. Howver there are other treatments that can alleviate symptoms. ...Read more
I woke up this morning and my big toe hurts to move and bend. I can only walk on side of foot.
it is not swollen. Parents refuse going to doctor
It's abnormal: You should be able to bend the big toe (called the 'hallux') downward. It if far more important to be able to bend it upward though. It may be an early stage of hallux rigidis. This is when the big toe joint gets stiff. Often there is a small nerve that can get irritated, leading to numbness. See a podiatrist for exact advice in your specific case. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My big toe feels like it needs to pop but it can't. I can't bend it but I can move it, this started this morning when I woke up. I don't hurt it.
Gout attack: You are having a gout attack. See your family doctor or Go to the ER ASAP for a definitive diagnosis and treatment. Until you can get to see a doctor, take some NSAIDS like ibuprofen, keep your foot elevated and use some cold compresses. Wear open toed shoes. Don't eat beans, meat, cheese, shellfish or drink alcohol. Best wishes. ...Read more
Many years ago someone jumped on my big toe accidentally wear high heels. Ever since i haven't been able to bend my toe upwards. ?
It was likely : Damaged. See a foot doc let him take xrays and he can give you an assessment after examining the range of motion of the joint. ...Read more
Nothing showed on my X-ray but my big toe feels like its jammed and if i bend it to a point it's going to break. It doesn't bend as far as the other?
Sounds early: You may be getting the start of what is called a hallux limitus or a jamming of the joint causing restricted motion and what may lead to complete loss of motion as the condition progresses....X-ray changes and spurring of the bones usually follow as the condition worsens. Have a podiatrist check it out and advise you further. ...Read more
My right big toe has been hurting lately. I don't know what would have caused it. Could I have sprained it? It hurts to stand on it or bend it. No swe
My big toe is getting dark and the natural curve has turned into a sharp bend which is digging into the sides.
Toenail?: Assuming you mean the toenail, this is likely either a fungus darkening the nail, or just incurvation, possibly associated with a spur under the nail. This will cause bruising of the nailbed and nail deformity. Either way, a podiatrist is your best bet for evaluation and treatment options. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My big toe really hurts to bend back at all or move.. I don't remember ever hurting it but its been a week and it hurts to put on heels?
See a foot doc: Have an xray, perhaps you have hallux limitus. A condition where the joint grew excess bone and motion thereby hurts. ...Read more
I can't bend my big toe down after a DIPJ injury 8 months ago. Xray was fine but it's painful to touch on surface and outer side. What might it be?
Can't bend toe: 29 F I can't bend my big toe down after a DIPJ injury 8 months ago. Xray was fine but it's painful to touch on surface and outer side. What might it be? ANS:if you cannot really bend your toe down at all you may have torn lose the the big toe flexing tendon from the big toe bending muscle and this may not show up on X-ray. Show to your Dr. ...Read more
My right big toe is clicking whenever I bend it, even if I bend it 2 or 3 times and still clicks?
My big toe hurts . It hurts when I bend it back and forward . it just started to hurt tonight . What could be wrong . ?
Toe pain: Where does it hurt in big toe? At base? Is it red and irritated? Do you have history of gout? Sudden onset of pain in toe without injury, and recent ingestion of some foods - shellfish, red meat and ex. beer, can bring on a gout attack. Try taking an advil. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I woke up this morning and my 2nd toe from my big toe was hurting, it's hurts to bend it. I hit my my little toes on my bed frame a few days ago.
As they R not the-: -same toe, they R unrelated . Really the only way U can get an answer is 2 have Ur parents make an appt. 4 U 2 C Ur PCP. This requires a hands on exam . ...Read more
I thought i had jammed my toe last monday, but I am still unable to bend it. Could it be broken? I thought that i had seriously jammed my toe last monday on the 12th while jogging on a trail, but it is still very painful and I am unable to bend my big toe
I : I wouldn't go to an er at this point. You'll ferment there for hours. I would go to a podiatrist or orthopedic surgeon, both of whom would have x-ray equipment in their offices, and can tell you for certain what's going on. Good luck! ...Read more
Can you have a bunion on the top of big toe. Left big toe is turning inward & i can't bend it down as far as right toe.
Yes: A bump on the top of the big toe joint develops with jamming of that joint and formation of spurring. This can be caused by trauma or elevation of the metatarsal bone. Early treatment consists of steroid injections and custom inserts to improve joint function. As it advances, surgery may be needed to restore joint function, insert a joint implant or even fuse the joint to stop painful motion. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers