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Pain in toe especially in sleeping time, depressed. Is it neurological problem?

My son aged 56years has been married 3 times, very stressed for past year, his wife ended relationship of 8 years, he has been suffering with both big toes paining him, especially in bed has to get up and walk on them to stop pain, both toes are numb, it started with one, cannot say how long ago but has got particually bad since being told 6 weeks ago to leave which he has, he does get very stressed out, has a stressful job, he has been told to see a nueroliguist, the toes do not let him sit for long in the day
Asked On : Wed, 1 Aug 2012
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Welcome to HealthcareMagic Public Forum

From your description possible causes of your son suffering in order of preference:
-Decrease blood supply of toes
-Anxiety and depressive illness causing or increasing pain complaints
-Combination of above reasons

Considering multiple possible problems he need evaluation by neurologist and psychiatrist.

I hope this information has been both informative and helpful for you.
Wish you Good Health.

Dr. Ashish Mittal
Answered: Sat, 29 Sep 2012
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