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... I just happen to notice this when I was bending my big toe down that a bone stuck out on the top of my foot but when I bend the toe back to normal I can't feel it or see it. ... (2 replies)
... Hi, it's on the top of my right foot and about 6" from my shin. When I move the big toe up and down, the bone goes in and out of sight. It's hard to describe. Almost like its on or near a vein but not sure. ... (2 replies)
... have it done now, if I let it go much longer my recovery will be worse. Well my recovery was horrible anyway. I had the lapidus procedure done. After this my big toe was much shorter than my second, I could not bend my big toe very well at all. It did not bend down at all and up only a few degrees. ... (22 replies)

Ouch My Big Toe
Jan 26, 2014
... Its possible you have a sesamoid issue (the two tiny bones under the big toe, as Peach noted). Conservative treatment is to try custom orthotics, a carbon graphite insole (to prevent the toe from bending), regular icing to bring down inflammation, and avoiding anything high impact (running, aerobics, etc.) -- for about 3 months. (3 replies)
... dapt to whatever changes arise from my surgery, though as things stand now, there are few. It may sound silly, but the one thing I miss is being able to curl my toe over...but as with anything, I am adapting...I gave up smoking 20 years ago, I can certainly learn to live without bending this toe. ... (162 replies)
... That's it! I'm staying in bed! I just did it again tonight. This time I was coming down a few steps and my heal didn't clear the step before I set my foot down and I ended up bending the toe towards me. OUCH! So I will be taking the percocet again tonight. ... (6 replies)
... Bending your toe back is so important, but so is bending it forward, or at least trying to. ... (13 replies)
... Hi, I too had bunion surgery six weeks ago. I wore a "bunion shoe" from the beginning and was told by my surgeon to start the toe exercises the day after surgery. I have to say, that until the pins were removed from my big toe, the exercises were painful. ... (6 replies)
... Exactly where is this bone? (2 replies)
... geon. The surgeon is as good as can be, but you won't catch him making any promises. When we decided to do a fusion I asked, how will I be able to walk without bending that toe? ... (14 replies)
... I am a runner. Not a big runner, just a hobby runner for 2 years. ... (0 replies)
Stiff toe
Jan 21, 2011
... yes i do i had surgery nov.24.2010 it's now jan,21.2011 and im suppose to be wearing a shoe and i can't my big toe is stiff it want go down and i try bending it back and forth tha's what the dr. ... (10 replies)
... and apparently developed a bone spur which the surgeon shaved down during hardware removal. ... (28 replies)
... recovery from having their toe fused. ... (28 replies)
... up and down hills for 20 minutes. I will still have a sore foot later on, but not as bad as before. ... (21 replies)
... I've just seen my operating doctir (foot surgeon specialist) and he said that all looks well inside. Except that with the swelling on the top of my toe combined with tenderness bending down - but no tenderness on the sides of the tip joint or bending upwards with the tippy bit of my toe - It looks like a tendon has moved on top of the plate and is literally sawing on the... (21 replies)
... I am assuming they either shaved or cut the bunions. Not sure about cutting the bone through. I had a bunion on the big toe towards the top of the toe and had a metatarsal bunion. My Doc removed both and He also had to realign the big toe and joint and he said he would be moving the ligament. ... (4 replies)
... daid over it just to make sure it doesn't rub off. It goes on as a liquid and dries something similar to rubber glue if that makes any sense. I still have this big blob internally right over my joint and it makes bending my toe down near to impossible. But my bend up is just about as good as the other foot! ... (11 replies)
... well, I've done lots. I do the regular flex and bend...which doesn't seem to be helping but I do it anyway. I also pull the big toe up while holding the other four down.... ... (3 replies)
... I am almost 12 weeks now and vigilantly doing the foot exercises but am not seeming to have any progress with bending the toe down. ... (10 replies)

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