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Short Toes (Definition)

Short toes can be described as a reduction in the length of one or more toes in relation to the length of other toes on the same or other foot. The reduced length can be due to a reduction in the size bones that form the toe or a reduction in the length of ...Read more


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What is the definition or description of: Short toes?

Mr. Big Stuff.: Short toes can be described as a reduction in the length of one or more toes in relation to the length of other toes on the same or other foot. The reduced length can be due to a reduction in the size bones that form the toe or a reduction in the length of the corresponding metatarsal bone(s). ...Read more

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Really long 2nd toes and i'm like the only one in my family with short toes, what can I do?

Really long 2nd toes and i'm like the only one in my family with short toes, what can I do?

Surgery: Unless you are in pain you don't have to do anything. The only thing that could be done is surgery. ...Read more

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Which do you think looks better long toes or short toes?

Does not matter: As long as your foot and toes are functional the length does not matter. ...Read more

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Does having short toes decrease your chance for hammer toe?

Does having short toes decrease your chance for hammer toe?

Short or long: The toes can be short or long. A hammertoe is an contracture or a bending of the toe joint which results from a muscle or tendon imbalance due to the mechanical and structural changes that may occur over time. This can be hereditary or due to environmental factors such as tight shoes. This bending leads to an abnormal pressure distribution resulting in pain, swelling, blistering, and corns. ...Read more

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What is the remedy for dry big toes?Doesnt itch, just dry.

What is the remedy for dry big toes?Doesnt itch, just dry.

Moisturizing lotions: I like water-based moisturizing lotions. My favorites are dml lotion and dml forte cream. These are water based, and don't have any fragrences or colorings that could cause skin irritations. http://www.personandcovey.com/productdetail.asp?productid=19. ...Read more

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Toes (Definition)

Toes are the digits at the ends of the feet, most people have 10 and they normally ...Read more