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A 72-year-old female asked:

I get bunion pain at night when the covers touch my foot, can i relieve this at all?

2 doctor answers10 doctors weighed in
Dr. Mak Yousefpour
DM Care, Wound Care, Surgeries 19 years experience
See a podiatrist: Bunion pain at night time could be caused by several things. It could be pressure fron your shoes, nerve entrapment, or possibly gouty arthritis. An evaluation by a podiatrist could really help.
Dr. David Tobin
Podiatry 39 years experience
Shoes: Possibly nerve or joint is being irritated during the day from shoes, then at night you notice it. Check if some of your shoes are too narrow.

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