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Lost Feeling In Pinky Toe
Forearm trauma. Temp. pins and needles in my thumb, regained normal feeling. Now every time I have thumb to ceiling,bend wrist down, tingles in thumb?
I am experiencing foot numbness and burning sensation. My plantar nerve was removed. Should half of my big toe be numb?
Unclear: Not sure why you had either/both of your plantar nerves removed - nor any past history of relevant diseases associated with a neuropathy. The innervation of the top of the foot and the bottom are different, and the lack of plantar nerve(s) make it more complex. Please consult your doctor who can sort through all of these issues to localize the issue and additional tests to define it better. ...Read more
Lost the feeling in right big toe 2 months ago (not thru injury but walking in flat sandals) & feeling still not returned. Permanent nerve damage?
Nerve: regeneration (healing) after trauma takes a long time! I would not say "permanent" at two months!! Six months is not uncommon! Hope this helps! Dr Z ...Read more
Cut base of toe and top of foot. got stiches they healed fine but now down is kinda numb and tingling sometimes get pain in toe?
Simplest explanation: Constant use of the hands for fine work such as drawing can result in carpal tunnel syndrome. That could be the reason you have altered sensation in the hand, assuming it is your dominant one. If you have an occupation that requires you use your hands you are at higher risk. A physician can diagnose this in the office. If this happened suddenly, then an urgent evaluation is reasonable for stroke. ...Read more
I have tingling burning and numbness the ball of my foot feels like walking on was of socks my second toe aches sharp pains. My second toe sticks up?
Morton's Neuroma: A morton's neuroma is a nerve entrapment with fibrosis and scarring. These are very common. Any podiatrist can help you with these symptoms. A dull aching pain or sharp stabbing or both that is localized near the beginning of the second toe, is not unusual. You will have many options. Good luck. Look this up on the internet. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Unable to lift my big toe for a month after stubbing it violently. MRI/Ultrasound showed EHL in tact. Top of foot and outside of leg numb. Thoughts?!
Foot Injury: At around 4:30pm today I hit my foot, smallest toe is slightly cut into, vertically. And ring toe is bruised under the nail. Pulsing?
No cause for concern: The small superficial cut on your small toe shouldn't be much of an issue as long as you can move your toe and feel the sensation at the tip of the toe. If the edges of the cut are gaping use tape to bring edges together. The blood collected under the nail should resolve on its own in a few days otherwise you can go to the Dr and get it drained to relieve the pressure ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What could cause a tingling sensation in my left arm, hot feeling in the palm, feeling pinky, next finger and thumb are asleep, facial numbness feeling?
Tingling sensation a: Depending on whether the symptoms are abrupt or chronic, the answers are different. It could be a cerebrovascular event such as a stroke, or a combination of problems, facial neuralgia with a cervical radiculopathy. It depends on your medical history. This may be emergent, and it should be worked up immediately by a neurologist. ...Read more
I hit the side of my pinky knuckle &felt extreme pain immediately. Now my pinky/hand is swollen &i can feel something moving in my finger. Help?
Finger injuries: You need to be seen. A simple x ray will determine if fractured. ...Read more
Stretched nerve to big toe in '92 ankle fracture. About 15 yrs later, bone spur under big toe ball of ft . Top of foot burns now. Did nerve "wake up"?
The back of my left leg (calf area)has been throbbing,painful and full feeling.Hands & feet seem to lose color and tonight, my toes felt numb. Why?
First and : Foremost, I think you should rule out a clot in the left calf. I would go see your doctor ASAP, if not available, I think it warrants a. Trip to the emergency room. ...Read more
My pinky toe, bone under pinky toe and side of foot by pinky toe has been numb for 2 months. What could be causing this?
May or may not heal.: The area you are having numbness in seems to be totally delineated by the 1st sacral dermatome. The dysfunctional nerves could be in the back's sacral area, the peroneal nerve in the knee area, the lateral plantar and/or the sural nerves in the foot. Something has disrupted the nerve impulse along this route and the result is numbness. To remove all doubt, a neurologist needs to be consulted. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
I hurt my big toe by kicking a wall, foot feels numb and stiff and when I move my foot my toes feel like dead weight?
Neuroma : A neuroma is an inflammation of the nerve in the ball of the foot. It commonly effects the nerve that supplies the 3rd and 4th toes. There are other possible causes, of course, and you should see a podiatrist for a comprehensive exam and proper diagnosis. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
My toe has been numb all day starting this morning..Part of where it connects is numb too..Its scaring me..:/" pinky toe.Right foot..
Have you been : Wearing any tight shoes of late? A tight shoe could cause this and if so should go away. You could try soaking in warm water and epsom salt which will serve to vasodilate and allow more blood flow to the region to nourish nerves and see if that helps, if not consult with a foot doc. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers