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Is pain in the toe a symptom of a fracture?

Hi, i think i have a hairline or stress fracture on my big toe but i can t go to the doctors to actually know whats going on, but i was running when it started hurting nut then it hurt for the rest on the day and when i walked too.Although its not badly bruised but just red, could it be fractured?
Wed, 19 Sep 2018
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Diabetologist 's  Response

From the symptoms you have mentioned, it could be a hairline fracture. An X-ray is suggested.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Dr. Phanindra Dulipala,
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