A 37-year-old female asked:
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the outer edge of my foot hurts. there seems to be a lump that is very tender to the touch. it's painful to walk. what could this be?

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Dr. Elton Behner
36 years experience Dentistry
Bunion, bunionette?: Depends on where on the side of the foot it is located... inside/outside, base of a toe. Consult with a podiatrist and/or orthopedic surgeon, wear proper fitting shoes that do not put excessive pressure on the area. Follow the advice given by the specialists.
Answered on May 2, 2018
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Feb 19, 2015

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