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Bunions

Bunions: Introduction

Bunions: A bunion forms when your big toe slants toward the small toes and the place between the bones near the base of your big toe grows big. This spot ... more about Bunions.

Bunions: Bony growth on the big toe. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Bunions is available below.

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A bunion forms when your big toe slants toward the small toes and the place between the bones near the base of your big toe grows big. This spot can get red, sore, and infected. Bunions can form on one or both feet. Pointy shoes may cause bunions. Bunions often run in the family. Surgery can remove bunions. (Source: excerpt from Keep Your Feet and Skin Healthy: NIDDK)

Definitions of Bunions:

Lateral displacement of the great toe, producing deformity of the first metatarsophalangeal joint with callous, bursa, or bunion formation over the bony prominence. - (Source - Diseases Database)

 

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