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I have a burning sensation on the side of my left big toe?

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In brief: Nerve

You may have an injury to the nerve on the top of the foot .
This can be caused by tight shoes or swelling.

In brief: Nerve

You may have an injury to the nerve on the top of the foot .
This can be caused by tight shoes or swelling.
Dr. Alan Ettinger
Dr. Alan Ettinger
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In brief: See below

You may have swelling that is pressing on a nerve.
Or if it is along the toenail you may have an ingrown nail.

In brief: See below

You may have swelling that is pressing on a nerve.
Or if it is along the toenail you may have an ingrown nail.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Dr. Arnold Beresh
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In brief: Could be a nerve

An affected nerve can cause burning: either entrapment, trauma, or neuropathy.
The formation of a callus while weightbearing may also cause burning in this area.

In brief: Could be a nerve

An affected nerve can cause burning: either entrapment, trauma, or neuropathy.
The formation of a callus while weightbearing may also cause burning in this area.
Dr. Ronald Oberman
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