I dropped a heavy object on my pinky toe. It's swollen and has a bruise ring around it from the point of impact to around the toe. I can move it slightly, but even slight pressure on it is painful. Is it broken?
A broken toe is likely considering the trauma you have experienced. To be sure you would need an x-ray. It is important that the toe is correctly aligned during the healing process. This is where a Podiatrist can advise you on appropriate splinting or taping.
Click here to post comments
Return to Broken Toe Questions.
Jul 10, 19 04:03 AM
Severs disease is a common cause of kids heel pain. Treatment of Sever's disease is discussed along with helpful hints on preventing heel pain in children
Jul 10, 19 03:37 AM
Heel spurs and heel pain treatment options. How to get rid of painful heels, plantar fasciitis and plantar fasciosis without drugs or surgery.
Jun 23, 19 06:39 AM
Shin splints and shin pain information. The various causes and current treatment solutions available for shin pain and shin splints.