A broken (fractured) big toe may be put in a cast to support it, as it takes much
more of your weight than the ...
Medical treatment is needed more often for a broken big toe than for the other
toes. An untreated fracture may cause long-term pain, limited movement, and ...
Feb 20, 2015 ... Broken Toe Overview; Broken Toe Causes; Broken Toe Symptoms; When to ... to
walk because of the pain, especially if the big toe is fractured.
In most cases, a broken toe can be immobilized by taping it to a neighboring toe.
But if the fracture is severe — particularly if it involves your big toe — you may ...
May 14, 2016 ... Injuries that involve the big toe may need a cast or splint to heal. In rare cases,
tiny pieces of bone can break off and keep the bone from ...
AOFAS / FootCareMD / Conditions / Ailments of the Big Toe ... A broken (fractured
) bone in your forefoot (metatarsals) or in one of your toes (phalanges) is often ...
Jun 1, 2016 ... Broken toes are a common fracture for people of all ages. The little toe (pinky) is
the most common toe fractured. Most broken toes can be ...
For example, sometimes a fracture of the first metatarsal bone (behind the big toe
) can lead to arthritis. Since the big toe is used so frequently and bears more ...
Oct 18, 2016 ... Broken toes (fractured toe) are a common injury for people of all ages. Signs and
symptoms of a broken toe are pain, swelling, redness, ...