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How Do I Know Sprained Or Broke My Toe
Toe injury: X rays of the toe would reveal a fracture or not. A sprain is an injury to the ligaments connecting bone to bone, including a stretching or tearing of these ligaments. X rays in this case may be normal aside from possible soft tissue swelling noted. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
A sprain is a medical term that describes an injury to soft tissue structures in the area. Common examples are a lumbar sprain, in which you might injure muscles in your back; or an ankle sprain in which you could injure ligaments about the ankle. Sprains can be from mild to severe, and so ...Read more
GET RICED.: Well if you think you did, then more than likely you did. Either way , you need to start treating it immediately. Get RICED. You need to REST it. You need to put ICE on it. You need to apply mild COMPRESSION to help steady it. You need to ELEVATE it . Lastly, if necessary, you need to see a DOCTOR. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Splint: In most cases of a non displaced fracture of a toe, tape splinting it to the next toe and using a hard-soled shoe or a doctor- dispensed trauma shoefor several weeks is all that is necessary; except for ice and elevation to reduce swelling. If an x ray reveals a displaced fracture, then surgical reduction could be considered. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Get an xray: And you can see if it is broken.... ...Read more
I think i may have broke my toe. Absent an x-ray, how can I be sure that it's broken and not just badly "stubbed"?
I broke my toe about two days ago and it doesn't hurt anymore but it is VERY itchy. Why does it itch so much?
I broke my toe a year ago and it is still swollen and does not have the full rom. Can I do anything about it now?
I think i broke my toe (big) its red and tingling should I get it checked or is there nothing they can do for it i can't bend it?
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