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The top of my big toe has been numb for 2 months

The top of my big toe has been numb for 2 months now whats wrong with my toe Hello, I had a question about my big toe on my left foot for 2months now the top of it has been numb its not purple or anything looks completly normal I think I pinched a nerve. Not sure what s going on with it or if the numbness will go away.
Asked On : Fri, 3 Jun 2011
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Dermatologist 's  Response
as u have no color change means u have no traumatic factor
chance of neurological factor is there
u need to consult neurologist
dont avoid it
u need to be examined and tested properly to fond out reason
diabetes ,leprosy ,age change ,medicine can do it
do wear shoe to avoid any unnoticed trauma
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General & Family Physician Dr. Sujeet N Charugulla's  Response
What is your medical history ? Diabetes ?
Kindly put in your previous treatment history, etc.

2 months is high time for the numbness to seek help.
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Diabetologist Dr. Sudharshan's  Response
Hi esmeralda,

Welcome to healthcare magic forum,

Since 2 months numbness may be due to nerve compression or degeneration, may I know wats ur age? do u have diabetes or hypertension? do u hv low back pain?
My suggestion is to go to doctor and get all tests done to find out the actual cause and start the treatment.

Hope I have answered ur question.
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  User's Response
hi welcome,
you just go for blood test for uric acid .
if its abnormal consult doctor and take appropriate treatment
thanking you
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General & Family Physician Dr. Chirag Soni's  Response
Welcome to HCM.
So many advice for from my side.
There may not be equal pressure on your sole ,may be due to your wrong footwear.change your footwear.try to wear without heel,soft footwear.take this chance other than medicine.otherwise consult your family physician for proper diagnosis and management.Best wishes.
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