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My Big Toe Weakness
Sharp sudden pain in big toe only lasts a few seconds then goes away happens periodically throughout the day ?
I have a bulging disc, and I've started getting weakness and numbness along my right big toe. How likely is this to be permanent?
Broke my big toe in 4 places 2 years ago. Had 3 surgeries but they couldn't put pins in because my bone was infected. I still have pain and weakness ?
See orthopedist: There are several possibilities as to why you still have problems: it will take testing to see the reason, and also to see if it can be improved. See your orthopedic surgeon. ...Read more
My l5s1protusion causes back, hip, full leg pain.Nerve block unsuccessful.Iv noticed increased weakness and slight dragging of my foot/toes. Any ideas?
Consult surgeon: It sounds as if you have failed a conservative treatment and have now had progression of your symptoms. Ask your pain management or primary care physician for a referral to a neurosurgeon or ortho spine surgeon . Be sure all your questions are answered so you can make a well informed decision for further treatment. Good luck to you, sir. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
End of DEC t-6,7 discectomy fusion. Never pain lower weakness legs. MRI shows ok weak, toe drop foot roll. Can I expect regain walk, done PT?
Weakness: Agreed - could also be neurological.Get a more detailed answer ›
What is weak?: Foot weakness can be described as either functional or structural in nature. Structural weakness is demonstrated by the inability of the anatomy of the foot structures to exhibit and maintain what is considered normal position. A functional weakness is demonstrated by the inability of the anatomical structures to exhibit and maintain normal physiological or biomechanical foot functions. ...Read more
Yes: This is not normal a sign something is wrong and you would not want it to get worse. ...Read more
I have a warmness in the bottom of my foot it feel more soothing than hot.What could this be? There is no numbness nor pain no weakness
I have pain & weakness on top of foot near the bend of my foot, what could it be? I'm not diabetic .
A few possibilities: Could be tendinitis (there are many tendons that extend the ankle at this site). Could also be a nerve injury, or nerve irritation (the common peroneal nerve could be affected). Best to go see a foot specialist, who will examine you and give you a proper diagnosis/treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer