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What is Bunions?

What is Bunions?

  • Bunions: Bony growth on the big toe.
  • 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

Bunions: Introduction

Types of Bunions:

Types of Bunions:

Broader types of Bunions:

How many people get Bunions?

Prevalance of Bunions: 19.25 per 1000 - NHIS95 (trouble with bunions)
Prevalance Rate of Bunions: approx 1 in 51 or 1.92% or 5.2 million people in USA [about data]

Who gets Bunions?

Gender Profile for Bunions: More common in women

How serious is Bunions?

Complications of Bunions: see complications of Bunions

What causes Bunions?

Causes of Bunions: see causes of Bunions

What are the symptoms of Bunions?

Symptoms of Bunions: see symptoms of Bunions

Complications of Bunions: see complications of Bunions

Can anyone else get Bunions?

Inheritance: see inheritance of Bunions

Bunions: Testing

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Bunions.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Bunions: Chiropodist, Podiatrist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Bunions.
Treatments for Bunions: see treatments for Bunions

Organs Affected by Bunions:

Organs and body systems related to Bunions include:

Name and Aliases of Bunions

Main name of condition: Bunions

Other names or spellings for Bunions:

Hallux valgus Source - Diseases Database

Bunions: Related Conditions

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