What is a helix arthritis of great toe?

Hallux. The hallus is the large inside joint of your foot. This joint can get arthritis from a variety of causes, osteoarthritis, gout and rheumatoid arthritis to name a few. Defining your problem may include an examination, imaging such as x-ray, ultrasound or mri, ; laboratory testing or even removing fluid from that joint. There are other cases of arthritis of that joint also.
Possible gout. Gout is a form of arthritis – a typical attack is characterized by the sudden onset of severe pain, swelling, warmth, and redness of a joint. Any joint may be involved in a gout attack with the most frequent sites being in the feet, ankles, knees, and elbows.