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Stretched nerve to big toe in '92 ankle fracture. About 15 yrs later, bone spur under big toe ball of ft . Top of foot burns now. Did nerve "wake up"?

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Dr. Nolan Segal
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: No

It is a different nerve pathway.
The spur on the bottom will not cause burning on top.

In brief: No

It is a different nerve pathway.
The spur on the bottom will not cause burning on top.
Dr. Nolan Segal
Dr. Nolan Segal
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Dr. Shivajee Nallamothu
General Practice

In brief: Probably arthritis

You could have arthritic changes in the joint of your big toe.
This can irritate the nerve. This can be treated by an orthopedic surgeon.

In brief: Probably arthritis

You could have arthritic changes in the joint of your big toe.
This can irritate the nerve. This can be treated by an orthopedic surgeon.
Dr. Shivajee Nallamothu
Dr. Shivajee Nallamothu
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