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My Piggy Toe Broke
No: Unless the injury is very severe the more common cause would be subungual hematoma. That is blood under the nail plate and is very painful. Go to an urgent care center or emergency room. The doctor can use electro cautery to make holes in the nail plate and express the blood out giving immediate relief. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My left pinky toe was hurting because of my shoe. I took off my socks, i had a bubble on my toe. I popped it, was it water?
Yesterday I dropped a plate on my big toe and it straight down landed below my toe nail where it ends. It's bruised,cut & swollen. What should I do?
Traumatized toe: You should see a doctor. With a cut at the end of the nail, it could easily become infected. If it is only a superficial cut, be sure to wash it good (assume you already did that) and apply an antibiotic cream. It is looks "bad" you should have it checked by a doctor. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Saw my toe nail and theres a cracked line going horizontally halfway across my nail.No bleed.Only a little white around crack.Can i save my nail?
I've broke my foot the bone joining my little toe n ankle, havnt been given a cast just crutches my foot is always cold been told to weight bare to?
Need: To follow up with an orthopedic surgeon who can examine you and review the XR ...Read more
Yes: You should see a podiatrist for exam & x-ray. ...Read more
Hello My names Rebecca, I fit my foot on my sofa last night really hard every since then my toe is really badly hurting. It's my fourth toe?
I got my knuckle bone taken out of my pinky toe on jan 31. I got my stitches taken out monday. My toe is in more pain than ever! why is this?
I got my: Is the toe red and swollen? Do you have a bandage on it that is too tight? Call you surgeon now and insist on appt. Asap to check the toe to r/o infection, you will need snyibiotics. In rare instances people after foot surgery develop a condition called complex regional pain syndrome with severe pain, hot/cold/ clammy skin that has to be diagnosed and treated quickly . Feel better. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Jammed my 4th toe 3 weeks ago it's sore when i move it pain directly above toe on top of my foot &underneath the toe and i still cant wear a shoe ?
Fractured Jam.: The jam may have caused a fracture. It is probably best to have an x-ray to separate fact from fiction. ...Read more
I broke me fibula by my ankle. The top of my foot hurts, bruised, and swollen. Could I have fractured my foot also? I was playing football
Possibly: Have your doctor evaluate the X rays to see if that was included in the X ray films. Sprains of the soft tissue and accumulation of swelling can also cause pain. Good luck ...Read more
Monday my foot hit a door. Big toenail came straight off. Now I have swelling and pain on the big toe and the top of my foot. Could I have broken it?
Surely: An x-ray would be needed to tell. Or you may have a contusion. You also want to make sure you do not get an infection from the nail ripping off and that the nail bed itself is not lacerated. A podiatrist would be able to check all these things. Ice your foot until you can see one. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi,,i broke my pinky toe and did have xrays,they say its just the toe and taped it,but my ankle is hurting alot is this normal with a broke toe?
Yes and no.: Could it be that the traumatic event may have also traumatized your ankle. That could be determined through a evaluation of the method of injury. It may be necessary to have you ankle checked if the problem persists. ...Read more
A drawer fell on my big toe and now underneath the toe nail is blackish blueish, what should I do?
It depends: What you describe is a black toenail or subungal hematoma. This can be extremely painful and there can be pressure under the nail from continued bleeding. Most of the time the pain and throbbing improves with rest & ice. The discoloration improves with time as the blood stained nail grows out. However, if the pressure/pain continues or gets worse the hematoma must be drained by a doctor. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I think I've broke my toe. It is purple and swollen. I had a ball hit it in hockey straight on and immediately couldn't walk. I can bend my toe?
I bruised my right pinky toe and outside edge of my foot. Now I have a big bruise underneath my foot on the instep. Why would that happen?
I feel like i broke the top of my big toe. I was messing around doing tick tock heel stretches and my foot slammed into the dresser, which almost made?
Ice the area : First ice the area and elevate it. You can use an ace wrap and see if that improves the feeling of pain. If pain persists, then you should see a podiatric physician for an x ray to determine the extent of the injury. Remember in any injury rice, rest, ice, compression and elevation.. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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