When To Consult A Podiatrist For Your Crooked Toes

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Liver problems may be caused by viruses such as hepatitis, cirrhosis, primary liver cancer, cancers that spread to the liver from other areas, excessive alcohol intake, certain medications and gallbladder disease. Liver conditions can cause rapid decline in liver function, so you need to determine the cause so treatment can begin. Take these steps to check for liver problems. Another ROM exercise involves extending your fingers. Place your affected hand flat on a table. Then, lift and lower one finger at a time off the table. Repeat this exercise eight to 12 times. Mallet Toe Exercises

It is even more important to make sure that your steel toe work boots are of the proper fit because you will find it hard to walk in them if they are tight or loose. It is recommended that you buy shoes with your socks on. Wear the socks you usually wear at work to ensure exact fit. Then try the work boots on. Try other sizes as well to ensure you get the pair that feels most comfortable. This is the only way to find the appropriate and fitting pair of boots for you. When you have fitted the shoes, check if you can walk comfortable in them.

Once the podiatrist discovers Hammer toe, a decision on treatment has to be discussed. There are different options depending on the severity of the Hammer toe. Many times the use of orthotics will be prescribed. The podiatrist may also suggest physical therapy, if the toes still have mobility. Hammer toe puts added stress on the balls of your feet. It will cause corns, and callouses. Comfortable shoes are always recommended. All of these things can help the Hammer toe from becoming worse. The only way to straighten the toe is by a surgical procedure. This is only recommended if the condition causes great discomfort, or is leading to other problems.

Pietrzak et al (2006) stated that the surgical correction of hammer toe deformity of the lesser toes is one of the most commonly performed forefoot procedures. In general, percutaneous Kirschner wires are used to provide fixation to the resected proximal inter-phalangeal joint. Although these wires are effective, issues such as pin tract infections as well as difficult post-operative management by patients make alternative fixation methods desirable. This study biomechanically compared a threaded/barbed bioabsorbable fixation implant made of a copolymer of 82 % poly-L-lactic acid and 18 % polyglycolic acid with a 1.57-mm Kirschner wire using the devices to fix 2 synthetic bone blocks together.

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