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I have a callus on the bottom of my foot

A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glenn Aufseeser
9 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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Dr. Payam Rafat
22 years experience Podiatry
Pumice Stone: Try using a pumice stone. If you are diabetic or have poor circulation, you should have it taken care of by your podiatrist.

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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
Could be a callus: Could be a wart, could be a porokeratosis.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Keith
44 years experience Podiatry
2 B or not 2B callus: Could be a callus. They form from pressure on the skin. Some times shoes (or lack of them) may be the reason. You might consider a foreign body (slive ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
43 years experience Dermatology
Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. Your dermatologist can give you a better treatment than gold bond.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Rest: I am not sure what you are asking since there is no question in your statement. But, it sounds like you need to stay off of your foot for some time to ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Hamidjaja
Specializes in Internal Medicine
What kind of surgery: it depends on the location of callous. Have you have a changes on your footwear? What kind of surgery you are considering? Footwear plays a significan ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Petrie
35 years experience Travel Medicine
Foot Callous: Yes, this type of padding is effective for a callous.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bret Boyle
28 years experience Wound care
Reduce the callous: With a pedegg or similar device then dress the crack with some vaseline or antibiotic ointment daily. This should help. If it does not, you ought con ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
I would see : A foot doctor who can confirm that is all it is and could remove it and explain to you why it was there from a biomechanical perspective.
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