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Can you put pins in your toe if the fracture is bad enough?

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Dr. Rudolf Zak
Podiatry
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In brief: Pins

Yes. External pins will help stabilize the fracture.

In brief: Pins

Yes. External pins will help stabilize the fracture.
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Dr. Robert Mihalich
Orthopedic Surgery - Foot & Ankle
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In brief: Sometimes

Toe fractures rarely need pins, but sometimes it is necessary if they are unstable.

In brief: Sometimes

Toe fractures rarely need pins, but sometimes it is necessary if they are unstable.
Dr. Robert Mihalich
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