Problems With The Big Toe (Hallux)

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Hammertoes occurs when toes are curled as a result of a bend in the middle joint of the toe It usually happens at the second, third or fourth toes and is sometimes referred to as contracted toe or rotated toe , or misnamed as claw toe , which is a different condition. It usually happens as the tendons at the top and bottom of the toes become imbalanced and pull the toe (s) into the hammer position. When the toes are bent in this way, the result resembles a hammer shape, giving the name hammertoe. A variety of biomechanical issues in the feet can cause tendon imbalance.

A nerve damage in the leg or foot may present with toe contractures. You may undergo a test by name EMG/Nerve conduction study (a nerve & muscle test) and this test can identify any such nerve damage, if present.Nerves supplying the foot and toe muscles like plantar nerves or tibial nerve or peroneal nerve can produce the above symptom. If you have any additional questions, concerns or clarifications then please let me know. And if you are satisfied with my answer please accept it so that I will be credited for my expertise, time and effort put in preparing this answer.

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