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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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1st metatarsal phalangeal joint

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Dr. Saurabh Gupta MD

My problem: broke two metatarsal bones (4th & 5th) in one foot last Sunday, Xray showed clean breaks about 1/3 inch from each bone end, but with a few millimetres of displacement. Observation ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saurabh Gupta ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.  Sudhir Kumar MD

Regarding recent binionectomy. 12 days ago I had surgery on my right 5th metatarsal to correct ... arch, and radiates up to my 2nd, 3rd and 4th toes, to the base of the joints. It feels like a burning ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir Kumar ( Neurologist)
Dr. Aashish Raghu MD

I was in Uganda on Business Trip. Foot went inside and twisted. Caused a fracture in 5th metatarsal .... After the X-Ray doctor found there was a fracture in the base of 5th meta-tarsal on my left foot. So he... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Aashish Raghu ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Ranjeet Jagdale MD

On weight bearing x-rays, can a 2mm gap between the 1st and 2nd metatarsals and 1st and 2nd cuneiforms be normal? I injured my foot sliding into a base playing softball 6 weeks ago. There... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ranjeet Jagdale ( Radiologist)
Dr. Ivan Romic MD

on the left under foot 5th 4th & 3rd metatarsal area & arch. 59yr old female RN, married 38yrs, 5 children. Take 1g paracetamol nocte for aches & pains, including back. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan Romic ( General Surgeon)

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Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash MD

My daughter has had eight weeks of swelling in the fifth metatarsal phalangeal joint between the fourth and fifth metatarsal heads. X-rays are negative for fracture her lab work was negative... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash ( Ophthalmologist)
Dr. Harshita MD

I have a swollen and mildly painful 4th metatarsal joint. I do have quite a bit of osteoarthritis, but this joint isn t painful like others have been. I have noticed it more while walking barefooted in... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harshita ( Ophthalmologist)
Jay Indravadan Patel MD

Hi i recently had a hairline fracture on my proximal phalange and metatarsal bone, i wish to go back to judo starting in march. the fracture happened 4 weeks ago. what should i do to take care of y ... View answer

Answered by : Jay Indravadan Patel ( Physical Therapist or Physiotherapist)
Dr. Obaidulla Khalid MD

I had a index metatarsal fracture about ten weeks after arthoplasty to the basal joint of my thumb ... was discovered on one side of the metatarsal weakening it and causing the fracture. Is this a... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Obaidulla Khalid ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.     Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

lesfranc dislocate 1st metatarsal 2,3,4, fracture total non weight bearing pain 10, severe midfoot ... .5 inch spaces in 1st toe jt and tlus with 2,3,4,metatarsals fractured. dr... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Harshita MD

a period of immobilization, ambulation and rehabilitation exercises should be progressive. you can also use antiinflammatory to reduce the swelling and the pain

Dr. Vaddadi Suresh MD

hi, it hurts for about 3 weeks, and get better in another 3 weeks.

Dr.  Prasad MD

Not recommended. 2 weeks is too early time to expect a fracture to heal. I will not allow that. But if it's important to play take your treating surgeon.