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A fracture is a broken bone. As there is cartilage at the end of many bones at the joint, a fracture may also include a break in the cartilage. Fractures and broken bones are the same thing. It seems that many believe that a "fracture" is a lesser injury or an incomplete break in the bone, but this is not correct. Fractures may be displaced or ...Read more
Doctor said i fractured and displaced my 4th toe. Other than pain & swelling there's been no discoloration. It is 10 days now, should i play kickball?
Should i go back to my doctor with the pain going up to my shin after having a fracture on my toe? I have not walked on it in nearly a week
Get evaluated: Most toe fractures without out apparent deformity other than swelling heal with minimal treatment other than stiff soled opened toe shoe +- buddy taping. The great toe needs at least an xray and advice of a podiatrist or orthopedic surgeon as to whether or not surgery is necessary to prevent deformity and or arthritis. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How can you tell if swelling on a toe is due to a fracture or just bruising? I am in ukraine and it is not easy to find a reliable doctor here.
Can be hard to tell: If a toe is swollen from trauma, one can try to move the joints of the toe. If the joints are movable in the normal directions, without crunching noises, without severe pain, then it is probably not broken. If the toe is crooked, has great pain when moved, or looks shorter than normal, it probably is broken. Many times it is hard to tell without an x-ray, so a doctor's evaluation may be needed. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had a toe stress fracture, was diagnosed with bursitis. Not improved so doctor is sending me to get an mri. What would the worst case scenario be?
How are you being: Treated? Are you wearing a surgical shoe? If you had a stress fracture of a toe a surgical shoe should help your issue. For bursitits make the sure the shoes are not tight. Either way - these are not hard things to take care of so don't worry. You should be okay. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can i play soccer with a broken pinky toe? Two and half weeks ago i broke my toe during a soccer game. The doctor said it was a simple fracture and that I should stay off of it for a while. I've been buddy taping it and staying off of it. The swelling is
Broken bone is also known as Fracture. A bone fracture is a condition in which there is a break in the bone. It can be caused by a high force injury or it may result from a previous medical condition that involves weakening of the bone. Common symptoms include severe pain, swelling of the surrounding ...Read more
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