Broken toeOverview


A broken toe is a common injury where a bone in your toe is broken (fractured).


Symptoms of a broken toe include pain, bruising and swelling.


You can usually treat a broken toe with things like painkillers, rest and ice packs. Severe breaks or a broken big toe may need hospital treatment.

Page last reviewed: 18/01/2019
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