This tool has been designed to help provide you with information only.
Select the appropriate image of the foot from the left hand side. Then click on the highlighted area that corresponds to the area of pain in your foot on the main centre image. One or more conditions will then be shown that may be the cause of your symptoms.
The Symptom Checker should NOT be relied upon to make a diagnosis. For specific medical advice, arrange an appointment to see your Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Surgeon, Mr Malik.
2nd MTP joint instability is a common cause of pain at the base of the 2nd toe at the level of the 2nd metatarsophalangeal (MTP) joint
Orthopaedic Outpatient Department
30 Devonshire Street, London, W1G 6PU
tel: +44 (0) 203 7956053
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