Curly toes are often asymptomatic in children, but their appearance is vexing to many parents. They may cause pressure symptoms from shoe wear later in life, manifesting with calluses, blisters, or nail deformity. Curly toes is a common condition that affects infants and children and it is present from birth. The condition may become more noticeable as your child begins to walk. It tends to occur in the third and fourth toes of both feet. DD (3yo) has always been either barefoot or has worn properly fitted shoes, yet her toes are all scrunched up. The GP said curly toes are nothing to. Apr 30, 2014 - This condition is called 'Curly Toes' and is a common occurrence in the pediatric population. It is where one or more of the toes curl under itself, like a hammertoe. The toes push into or overlap/underlap the toes next to them. Often this ailment is hereditary and one or both of the child's parents have the condition. Curled toes and other toe deformities are common in children. They are usually congenital and in most cases not painful. We are Seattle's pediatric foot . CURLY TOES (CLINODACTYLY) By: Robert H. Sheinberg, D.P.M., D.A.B.F.A.S., F.A.C.F.A.S Curly toes are very common in young children. They cause the . In some cases, congenital curly toes seems to run in the family with other relatives affected. Children with overly flexible joints (or joint hypermobility) may also . LO (little one) was born with some funny toes. It's like one of her toes is sitting underneath the rest. Her doctor kept telling us that it was fine, . Curly toes describe a toe deformity in children where the toe is bent downwards or sideways towards the sole of the foot. It usually affects the 3rd/4th/5th toes.