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how to fix corns on feet

A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Not advisable: The corn is caused by the pressure or friction on the underlying bony prominence. The corns can be trimmed away if one doesn't want teheran bone itsel ... Read More
Dr. Darrell Latva
41 years experience Podiatry
No: If it is indeed a corn, no. It will recur. If it's something else, like a wart, freezing is one option. Regards, Dr. Latva

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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael McGlamry
29 years experience Podiatry
Corns: Corns are usually the result of bony irritation of the skin against shoes, other toes or the ground. If it is truly a corn (could be other things) it ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Taddeo
25 years experience Podiatry
Podiatrist visit: They need to be debridement painlessly. Shoes that are a bit tight may be the cause coupled with imperfect toes which are all too common
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Dr. Darrell Latva
41 years experience Podiatry
SURGERY: Are the corns on the toes? If so, and you want a permanent solution, to "get rid of them" as you say, you should see a podiatrist to discuss surgery. ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Bluman
22 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Depends....: Treatments for corns can range from conservative to operative. If an operation is needed the correct operation is based on the character and what is ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ross
41 years experience Podiatry
Hammertoes: Corns and calluses are a result of contracture of the toes, and plantarflexing of the metatarsals. Hammertoes are a common problem that can result in ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Libby Putnam
11 years experience Podiatry
Lotion or surgery. : Corns and calluses occur because of pressure points. Surgery can fix this, but if you're not ready for that, trimming them down and regular use of lot ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Corns are shaved off: Warts are usually frozen off, but corns and calluses are shaved off with a sharp scalpel blade.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
A corn is : Essentially dead skin accumulated secondary to friction. Acid burns the skin away. When you don't see the corn anymore then stop. I am nota fan of aci ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Payam Rafat
21 years experience Podiatry
Many possibilities: There are many types and causes of skin rashes. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, vi ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
See below: Soak in warm soapy water and then use a callous file or pumice stone to smooth them down. This will help control them.

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