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What could cause ongoing pain in my big toe for months?

What could cause ongoing pain in my big toe for months?

Big toe pain: Here again it could be several things - undiagnosed fracture, subchondral fracture, tendonitis, bone spur, ingrown nail, subungual exostosis, fungal nail, spin callous, excessive pronation with pressure on the toe, etc. An exam and xray by a podiatrist will give you the help you seek. Good luck ! ...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


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What is causing my right leg and my lower and mid back to have constant soft tissue swelling for no reason. I've been having this problem for 8 months?

What is causing my right leg and my lower and mid back to have constant soft tissue swelling for no reason. I've been having this problem for 8 months?

Odd: Chronic swelling lower right back/leg of twenties female most odd. I assume "swelling" means discomfort. A loose and subluxing sacroiliac joint can often cause pelvic obliquity in lean females and also be related to unilateral sciatica and low back discomfort. Joint hypermobility syndrome (see brighton criteria), benign form mostly in females, can potentiate this type musculoskeletal disorder. ...Read more

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I experience sharp pain in left leg and palm for a month now. What is causing it.need your help?

I experience sharp pain in left leg and palm for a month now. What is causing it.need your help?

See a doctor: You are a male do not know age with sharp pain in left leg and palm of what your hands left right both or did you mean the bottom of your foot we can help more if we know details about you and your problem anyway spasm could be the problem please see a doctor can get details examined you assured you or treat you good luck ...Read more

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I have severe pain in my foot (just under the big toe). What is causing this pain?

I have severe pain in my foot (just under the big toe). What is causing this pain?

Sesmoid : There are two small bones just behind an under the big toe called sesmoids. They could be fractured or ythe tendon they lay in may have tendonitis . Get x-ray. ...Read more

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I have severe left knee and ball of the big toe on the right foot pain.I've had a history without seeing anyone about this for several years.this pain?

I have severe left knee and ball of the big toe on the right foot pain.I've had a history without seeing anyone about this for several years.this pain?

Chicken or the egg.: A thorough directed physical exam and history is needed to decide whether or not your issues a independent or related to each other. There are many possibilities and they need to be sorted out before identifying your the cause of your pain. ...Read more

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Moderate lower/mid back pain about 1 month. I have been limping due to knee injury for 5 months. Is this the cause/ what can be done to alleviate pain?

Moderate lower/mid back pain about 1 month. I have been limping due to knee injury for 5 months. Is this the cause/ what can be done to alleviate pain?

Cannot say: without directly examining. Pain makes for easy answers on examination if a spot is tender on poking it, that's the cause! Limping tends to jar back and produce muscle irritation and spasm. Aspirin like drugs, warmth, rest, massage are some of many many treatments. ...Read more

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I have bad pain along the side of my left foot for few months when pressure is applied what could it be ?

I have bad pain along the side of my left foot for few months when pressure is applied what could it be ?

Foot pain: Could be plantar fasciitis or inflammation of any of the tendons or ligaments in your foot. Have you been using any anti-inflammatory meds or been heating and elevating the foot on a regular basis? ...Read more

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What could be causing my side pain and could it be serious? I a 22 yr old female and have never had any major health problems. For a week now I have had constant pain on my left side going from my ribs to my hip and a little into my lower back. For 2 of t

I'd : I'd be concerned that you may have a kidney stone or some other process involving your genitourinary system on that side. You didn't mention if you had noticed any blood in your urine, pain with urination or any chance that you might be pregnant. I'd advise getting seen by your primary doctor soon. Good luck! ...Read more

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I recently started to have a heated/burning sensation under my big toe. No associated pain noted. What could cause this?

Few things: Could cause this. First, i would examine the skin to see if there is any sign of cracked skin, blistering or scaling as a fissure or athletes foot may be present. If not, i would question you with regards to low back pain or if you are possibly diabetic. I would also evaluate you for compression neuropathy of the deep peroneal nerve or tarsal tunnel syndrome. ...Read more

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I have had neck pain for 10 months constant, tenderness to touch. No injury. I sneezed and the pain was excruciating, what sort of problems cause this?

I have had neck pain for 10 months constant, tenderness to touch. No injury.
I sneezed and the pain was excruciating, what sort of problems cause this?

Possible muscle tear: Muscle tears in the neck can occur with sneezing. Usually, though, they get better with time. Cervical disc herniations can also occur and can lead to sig pain. You need an evaluation by your doctor and most likely an imaging study such as an MRI or ct. ...Read more