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What will happen if I leave my toe fracture alone, will it heal on its own?

5 doctors weighed in
Dr. David Laha
Podiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Usually

As long as the toe is in good alignment and it feels like it is improving, then it should heal.
Stay in a stiff shoe and limit activity to tolerance. See your podiatrist is concerns.

In brief: Usually

As long as the toe is in good alignment and it feels like it is improving, then it should heal.
Stay in a stiff shoe and limit activity to tolerance. See your podiatrist is concerns.
Dr. David Laha
Dr. David Laha
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1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

It will heal if it's not displaced.

In brief: Yes

It will heal if it's not displaced.
Dr. Wesley Marquart
Dr. Wesley Marquart
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1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

If the fracture is not displaced it will heal.
Stabilizing the digit by taping it to the neighboring one helps.

In brief: Yes

If the fracture is not displaced it will heal.
Stabilizing the digit by taping it to the neighboring one helps.
Dr. Wesley Marquart
Dr. Wesley Marquart
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Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry

In brief: May or may not.

If left untreated it may not heal as good as you would like.

In brief: May or may not.

If left untreated it may not heal as good as you would like.
Dr. Payam Rafat
Dr. Payam Rafat
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