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Bunion: Introduction

Bunion: A bunion is a painful swelling of the soft tissue, and bone enlargement over the inside of the ball of the big toe. Often the big toe will look as if it is bent in towards the other toes or even can lie across them. See detailed information below for a list of 9 causes of Bunion, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Bunion:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Bunion. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Common Causes of Bunion

Causes of Types of Bunion:

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Bunion: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Bunion, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Bunion Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Bunion may include:

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Stories from Users for Bunion

Real-life user stories relating to Bunion:

Bunion: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Bunion may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Bunion

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Causes of Bunion listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Bunion as a symptom include:

Article Excerpts about Bunion

A bunion forms when your big toe slants toward the small toes and the place between the bones near the... (Source: excerpt from Keep Your Feet and Skin Healthy: NIDDK)

Definitions of Bunion:

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)

Detailed list of causes of Bunion

The list below shows some of the causes of Bunion mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Bunion?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Bunion. Of the 9 causes of Bunion that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 9 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Bunion:

The following list of conditions have 'Bunion' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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What are the alternative names for Bunion:

Hallux valgus
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Classifications of Bunion:

Medical Conditions associated with Bunion:

Toe symptoms (1171 causes), Foot symptoms (2265 causes), Leg symptoms (2751 causes), Limb symptoms (3592 causes), Lower leg symptoms (59 causes), Arm symptoms (1619 causes)

Symptoms related to Bunion:

Abnormal bone structure, Biomechanical abnormality, Congenital hallux valgus, Excessive ligamentous flexibility, Flat feet (49 causes)

Medical articles on signs and symptoms:

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