Sore toe

Q My big toe’s hurt for years and now I can hardly move it. Can it be treated? Car­wen, Aber­gavenny

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Athis is prob­a­bly hal­lux rigidus, where your big toe joint hurts and stiff­ens, of­ten as a re­sult of in­jury or arthri­tis. shoe in­serts or cor­ti­sone in­jec­tions can help, but a cure might mean an op to per­ma­nently fuse or re­place the joint.

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