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My big toe swells up and gets really itchy ?

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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry

In brief: Itchiness

Is not uncommon wh en skin swells and expands.
The question is whats causing the swelling. I would advise you see a foot doctor for proper assessment.

In brief: Itchiness

Is not uncommon wh en skin swells and expands.
The question is whats causing the swelling. I would advise you see a foot doctor for proper assessment.
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
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Dr. Philip Miller
Family Medicine

In brief: Infection

You must be examined and treated. You may use Advil or Aleve (naproxen) if not allergic, for pain and swelling; however if this is an infected toe, you will need medical and possibly surgical therapy.

In brief: Infection

You must be examined and treated. You may use Advil or Aleve (naproxen) if not allergic, for pain and swelling; however if this is an infected toe, you will need medical and possibly surgical therapy.
Dr. Philip Miller
Dr. Philip Miller
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