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Dr. Marc Singer
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Toe Pain (Overview)

I mean no disrespect. But have you tried looking in the dictionary for the answer to your question which is very broad-based?


Dr. Marc Singer
245 Doctors shared insights

Toe Pain (Overview)

I mean no disrespect. But have you tried looking in the dictionary for the answer to your question which is very broad-based?


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What can be done for toe pain?

What can be done for toe pain?

Depends: You should see a podiatrist to determine the cause and then treat it. ...Read more

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Managing Neck Pain (Checklist)

Use your pain medication as directed
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Avoid fast movements
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See your doctor if your neck pain hasn't improved in 1 week
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I have big toe pain, why and treatment?

I have big toe pain, why and treatment?

Too general: Would need to know what part of the toe, place it thru range of motion, watch you stand, and possibly see an xray. Do yourself a favor see a podiatrist in person. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of my toe pain?

How do I get rid of my toe pain?

Podiatrist: Make an appointment with a local podiatrist. ...Read more

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Managing Knee Pain (Checklist)

Try to determine the cause
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If swollen, ice the knee with a bag of ice, frozen peas, etc.
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See a doctor
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Consider seeing a physical therapist
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What is the best way to treat a blister? I have one on each of my big toes and they are very painful when I walk! Also how to prevent blisters?

What is the best way to treat a blister? I have one on each of my big toes and they are very painful when I walk! Also how to prevent blisters?

The question: States it is posed by a 13 year old. I would have to recommend your parents take you to a pediatrician (children's doctor) or a foot doctor. You should not take care of this by yourself. ...Read more

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I get random big toe pain. What should I do?

I get random big toe pain. What should I do?

Depnds on the cause: Your pain could be as a result of many different things. A thorough history and physical exam and possibly some laboratory and radiology exams are needed to determine the exact cause. Causes of pain may include: trauma (fracture, sprain, arthritis), infection, metabolic conditions (gout), musculoskeletal or biomechanical abnormality and neurologic conditions (neuropathy). ...Read more

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Managing Pain from Cancer (Checklist)

Ask an oncologist to refer you to a cancer pain specialist
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Ask a pain specialist about both interventional and medication options
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If you have pancreatic cancer, ask about a celiac plexus block
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If you have neuropathy, request a trial of ketamine-based topical creams
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What can be done for toe pain?

Depends: You should see a podiatrist to determine the cause and then treat it. ...Read more

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What can cause constant toe pain?

What can cause constant toe pain?

Several causes: Fracture, sprain, neuroma, and infection are some causes. ...Read more

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Living with Ongoing Pain (Checklist)

Go to a physician who is trained to treat chronic pain
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Continue to look for more therapies that might be right for you
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Make sure to keep moving, as pain will only get worse
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Consider counseling for coping strategies
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What would cause severe toe pain?

What would cause severe toe pain?

Pain: Unlike the other answer, there are many things to cause toe pain such as infection, dislocation, fracture to name a few. Apparently some docs think only one toe is important. Please do see your podiatrist for an evaluation and x rays. ...Read more

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What are some causes for toe pain?

What are some causes for toe pain?

Many possibilities: Your pain could be as a result of many different things. A thorough history and physical exam and possibly some laboratory and radiology exams are needed to determine the exact cause. Causes of pain may include: trauma (fracture, sprain, arthritis), infection (ingrown nails), metabolic conditions (gout), musculoskeletal or biomechanical abnormality and neurologic conditions (neuropathy). ...Read more

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Managing Back Pain (Checklist)

Lose weight
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Reduce stress by moving gracefully with tai chi, yoga, or dance
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Increase flexibility with gentle exercises and/or physical therapy
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Gradually increase muscle tone and strength to support your back
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What do you recommend for toe pain?

Several: If no allergies or stomach problems, you can try over the counter, alleve or advil
if the pain has been for a long time, you should consult a podiatrist. ...Read more

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What are common causes of toe pain?

Toe pain...: Your pain could be as a result of many different things. A thorough history and physical exam and possibly some laboratory and radiology exams are needed to determine the exact cause. Causes of pain may include: trauma (fracture, sprain, arthritis), infection (ingrown nails), metabolic conditions (gout), musculoskeletal or biomechanical abnormality and neurologic conditions. ...Read more

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Managing Chronic Pelvic Pain (Checklist)

See your doctor for an evaluation
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Have a pelvic exam
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Have an ultrasound
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What can I do to reduce toe pain quickly?

Depends on the cause: Proper fitting supportive shoes are obviously helpful. Make sure toenails are cut correctly: straight across and not down sides. Ice and /or heat may help. If this problem does not resolve quickly, see a podiatrist. There are numerous possible causes including infection. This would need to be checked out. ...Read more

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Are some people more prone to getting toe pain?

Yes: The people how have some of these problems.Fungal infection, athletes foot, ingrown toenail, rheumatoid arthritis
wart, hammer toes, claw toe, cngintal deformity of the toes. ...Read more

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How do I find out what's going on with my toe pain?

How do I find out what's going on with my toe pain?

Podiatrist eval.: Recommend an evaluation by your friendly podiatrist. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Toe pain?

Toe pain: I mean no disrespect. But have you tried looking in the dictionary for the answer to your question which is very broad-based? ...Read more

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What could cause me to wake up with sudden toe pain?

What could cause me to wake up with sudden toe pain?

Toe pain: There can be many different reasons for foot pain. From arthritis, stress fractures, general foot fatigue, stress fractures and countless more. Even the time of day the pain comes can help determine why you are having pain. You can ask your pcp for a podiatry referral if the pain continues to worsen. Of course practice price therapy as well and stretch before and after runs. ...Read more

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What are some reasons for feet and toe pain?

Many: Trauma or injury. Arthritis: both inflammatory and degenerative. A fracture or broken bone, a spur or bony prominence, tendonitis, gout, an entrapped nerve, an ancess, and ingrown toenail, a foreign body. Etc etc. ...Read more

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Where can I buy pads online to help with neuroma toe pain?

Metatarsal pads: Amazon. Com or footsmart or silipos
need evaluation with steroid injection, under supervision of a podiatrist. ...Read more

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I have severe toe pain not my big toe it hurts when sitting and if you touch it or rub it wrong it's been going on for awhile?

Many things: Unfortunately, without a better description this could be many things. But classically things doctors think of that cause toe pain, are fractures (if you traumatized it) or gout/pseudogout (crystal problems that affect joints), even infections or non-infectious inflammation (like synovitis). You will get better answers if you are able to provide a bit more info. Best of luck. ...Read more

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Leg toe pain?

Leg toe pain?

More info: There are many reasons one can have leg and toe pain. Without information on quality of pain, time present, what makes it better/worse, how'd it start (all at once, due to injury, gradually), there is no great answer. ...Read more

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Little toe pain?

Little toe pain?

Location of pain: Would be helpful. Often, if on the outside it is caused by a hammertoe, which will leave you with a corn or little area of inflammation known as a bursitis. If on the inside, you can have a soft corn caused by the 5th toe rubbing against the 4th. If you banged it in the middle of the night going to the bathroom you may have fractured it.
A foot doc can help no matter the cause. ...Read more

Toes (Definition)

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