A 41-year-old member asked:
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what are corns?

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Dr. Ellen Wenzel
13 years experience Podiatry
Corns: Thickening of skin over areas of prominence on the tops of the toes.
Answered on Dec 26, 2018
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Dr. Payam Rafat
21 years experience Podiatry
Localized thick skin: Many things can cause a thickening of the skin. Causes may include: viral infections (warts), friction, pressure, repetitive trauma, and a limitation of joint motion. Some genetic conditions may also cause people to develop calluses on the hands and the feet. Treatment depends on the cause of the problem. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment.
Answered on Mar 16, 2014

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