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... My husband had some crazy redness and swelling in his elbow and it was a staph infection. Apparently they do not fully understand why these things happen. It is good that he checked it out. They threatened him with IV antibiotics if it did not settle down with the oral antibiotics. (54 replies)
... If the swelling or pain gets any worse, you might want to go to the emergency center. ... (54 replies)
... If 10 is maximum pain possible then mine is between 4 and 6. Similar pain but on a lower level say between 3 and 6 started few months later on my right toe joint too. So the pain has been there constantly for last 10 months. If I walk a lot then pain may increase slightly sometimes and other times not increase. ... (54 replies)

... Things should get clearer in next few months. It's either Hallux Rigidus or Gout. ... (54 replies)
... so similar pain on the ball of my foot. I went to bed and woke up around 3pm. The pain has climbed to completely new level and more interestingly I can't bend my toe anymore. Through out last 1 year I have always had full movement of my toe joint and suddenly overnight I can't bend it. It hurt very much when I try to bend it. ... (54 replies)
... Hello, this is my first post on your board after doing a good bit of reading on the forums concerning big toe surgeries. ... (3 replies)
... ry component to it but there are people who are overweight, drink lot of alcohol, eat lot of non veg food, carbonated sweet drinks etc and they are the "typical" gout patients. ... (54 replies)
... So no alcohol or full cream dairy either? ... (54 replies)
... She said that there is absolutely no sign of Hallux Rigidus or any sort of Arthritis. ... (54 replies)
... In 3 days time I will be starting daily 300mg dose of Allopurinol anti Gout med for 1 month. This will lower my blood uric acid levels and prove or disprove if Gout is the culprit for my foot problem. ... (54 replies)
... though, unless one changes what caused it, nothing will help. But, it might not have been gout anyway. ... (54 replies)
... then the osteologist's diagnosis that I have Gout must be the most accurate one. ... (54 replies)
Sore big toe
Oct 11, 2005
... I have been having occasional problems with my left big toe for about 4 months or so. ... (3 replies)
... dbgoalie, I wonder about the hardware rejection issue, too. My history is not nearly as long as yours. My toe has been hurting off and on for about 2 years. The joint at the start of the year was pretty inflamed and swollen when I went in for my yearly checkup in March. ... (85 replies)
Sore big toe
Oct 12, 2005
... Ironically, I used to take a tart cherry supplement for my arthritis, but stopped taking it because of the cost. I always debate whether or not to start taking them again; now I guess I have an additional reason. Unfortunately, I can't stomach tart cherries on their own. I just can't tolerate any sour foods, and tart cherries are *very* sour. Anyhow, thanks for the... (3 replies)
... no shoe, sock, blanket, etc. and getting a VERY sharp pain in my big toe joint. I wasn't even moving it at the time! ... (9 replies)
... I have a question. I have had osteoarthritis in my big toe for the last 30 years. There is no flexibility left and my second toe is lying on top of my big toe. I have no bunions but I do have arthritis in the other metatarsal joints of my feet. ... (9 replies)
Foot/Toe Problem
Oct 29, 2004
... I have some problems with my feet too. I'm not sure if it's arthritis or what. I am waiting to hear the results from my Doctor. You might have a condition called Gout. It starts in the big toe and is common in men after 40. ... (1 replies)
... The first metatarsophalageal joint is the ball of your big toe, and synovitis just means the joint is swollen. It could be gout or arthritis, or it could just be an injury. A cortisone shot might help, or it might settle on its own with more rest, or various surgeries can relieve pain in that joint. ... (3 replies)
... thus far regarding opinions regarding treatment and surgery. The consensus is that my left toe joint is in REALLY bad shape, especially considering my age. ... (3 replies)


Associated Tags: foot arthritis, foot pain, hallux limitus, joint effusion, pain, surgery, synovitis, tendinitis

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