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Picture of callus in joints

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Levens
39 years experience Plastic Surgery
Many possibilities: Joint swelling is a sign of inflammation. If chronic , it can be related to a systemic cause such as autoimmune disorders (lupus), or age-related dege ... Read More
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Dr. Jeffrey Wint
35 years experience Hand Surgery
Arthritis: Arthritis in some form is a common cause. The bumps on the distal joints near the nails are called hebreden's nodes and the ones near the pip or middl ... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Callous PIP finger: I would suspect using something like scissors in your work or hobby. Can do 2nd opinion and you can send pictures and we can talk to figure out what i ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Scott Keith
44 years experience Podiatry
Between a bone and..: A toe joint callus is an area of hardened or callused skin formation immediately over one of many joints formed by toe bones. The callus can be found ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
If the callous: Is on top of the toe usually the toe is bending and your shoe rubs on it. If you decide to have surgery then the toe will get straightened. If between ... Read More
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Dr. Gregory Neyman
18 years experience General Practice
Scar: It probably is scar/fibrous tissue, but could be a wart or foreign body. If it gets larger, red or hurts, i would get it checked.
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Jolly
37 years experience Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
Yes: Here is a link to netter images online. I am not able to copy and paste. http://www.netterimages.com/image/11028.htm.
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Saunders
43 years experience Internal Medicine
Dry skin: Could be psoriasis or callus sing from repetitive use. Your doctor can tell.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Levine
19 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Varies: The number varies but it is usually between2 and 4 different views. The number of x-rays and the specific views depends upon the reason for the study.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
55 years experience Internal Medicine
Difficult to know: But see a doctor amd get an ultrasound. Suspect a benign lipoma
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Pack
Dr. Mark Pack answered
31 years experience General Surgery
Hard to say: we are unable to access pictures in this format. If you have a cyst or a wart on your finger, A general surgeon could possibly remove it for you. Plea ... Read More
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