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How long would it take me to get rid of thick calluses from going barefoot in the islands

A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Noahleen Betts
18 years experience Podiatry
Barefoot calluses: If the calluses are from walking on coarse material the skin can repair itself by sloughing over a period of one to six month. You may use soap and w ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leto Quarles
22 years experience Family Medicine
Callus removal: Calluses build up from wear and tear, and may be worse with dry skin. Otc home remedies include a pumice stone or pediegg type of device (helps to soa ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
If it is only a: Callous that is usually seen when the nails are growing into the skin. The question is callous the right diagnosis. Sometimes, one sees warts around a ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
There is no such--: -thing as ingrown calluses. They R on the outside of the skin. If you have calluses on your fingers, many times it's due 2 something U do. Can B from ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
May be: see a podiatrist. Calluses are due pressure,friction and dryness. Wearing loose and soft shoes, foot soaks and liberal application of emolient lotion ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Corns and calluses: Grind a few Aspirin tablets and make a paste of it by adding some lemon juice. Apply this paste on the affected areas of skin. Cover the area with a t ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glenn Aufseeser
8 years experience Podiatry
Callus: A painful callus can arise over areas of increased friction or pressure. Try to offload the painful area with some type of over the counter padding. ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: This problem can only be solved by seeing your doctor and being evaluated face-to-face. After a thorough examination, your doctor should be able to t ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
17 years experience Family Medicine
Calluses or corns : Can be Shaved or reduced with salicylic preparations, or frozen with liquid Nitrogen. It may be best for you to visit a Podiatrist (foot specialist) ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Oberman
30 years experience Podiatry
See below: Better fitting shoes that do not cause friction at the area is a start. If a deformity such as a hammertoe or spur is present, this will also have to ... Read More

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