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Hammer toe is a foot deformity in which the end of the toe, or toes, curl downward like a claw. The condition can be present at birth or can develop as a result of wearing poorly fitting shoes. Treatment of a hammer toe depends on the severity of the deformity and includes toe manipulation and surgery. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how you get hammer toe, what it looks like, how to treat it, and much more.

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