Common Pathologies of the Foot

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Ouch!

This is your big toe joint, also known as the 1st metatarsophalangeal joint, it commonly is sore due to:

- arthritis

- bunion changes

- footwear pressure

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Ouch!

The 5th toe pathologies are often due to it position on the foot and interaction with footwear, these pathologies include

- corns

- fungal infection

- chilblains

- fractures

ingrown toe nail

fungal infection aka "onychomycosis" 

thickened nail

chilblains

trauma