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Hammer Toe Treatment Without Surgery

Overview Hammer toe, Claw and Mallet Toe are similar conditions, all caused by deformity of the toe joints. They usually develop slowly from wearing poor fitting shoes, but can also be due to muscle or nerve damage. Muscle imbalance causes the toes to bend into odd positions which can be extremely painful, limiting walking and …

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Hammer Toe Operation Procedure

Overview Toe problems and toe deformities such as claw toe and hammertoes happen when the tendons (guiders) that move the toes get too tight or out of balance. The affected toe can rub on other toes and on the inside of your hammertoes shoe, causing pressure and pain. Inflammatory arthritis, (swelling, pain, stiffness in joints), …

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