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Should I go to a podiatrist?

I have been feeling this sore feeling in my big toe joint what could it be? I tried to pop it and it feels fine but then every once in a while that feeling comes back almost like a slight electric feeling or like when I let off weight its like it is saying aaahhh...weird!

Not sure what it is what do you ladies think? Thank you :)

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Asked by Anonymous at 9:33 AM on Apr. 14, 2010 in Health

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  • Hi, my hubby is an orhthotist, and this could be anything from ill-fitting shoes, to a hairline fracture or arthritis,,yes you should go! You may just need some orthotics, and the ones they sell on TV, malls etc, are not custom made to your foot.

    Answer by kimigogo at 9:37 AM on Apr. 14, 2010

  • Go to the dr. why wouldnt you?

    Answer by mmmegan38 at 9:48 AM on Apr. 14, 2010

  • Could be Gout. It is very common in the big toe. Try drinking tart cherry juice. Stay away from red meats & high protein foods for a few days.

    Answer by motherofhope98 at 8:28 PM on Apr. 14, 2010

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