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How long will an irritated bunion last?
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Dr. David Laha
Podiatry
4 doctors agree
In brief: Could be for a while
Bunions are structural deformities.
You can decrease irritation by removing shoe pressure, icing and antiinflammatories. If symptoms persists, then you may need to consider surgical options. Discuss with your foot specialist. Dr l.

In brief: Could be for a while
Bunions are structural deformities.
You can decrease irritation by removing shoe pressure, icing and antiinflammatories. If symptoms persists, then you may need to consider surgical options. Discuss with your foot specialist. Dr l.
Dr. David Laha
Dr. David Laha
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2 doctors agree
In brief: Depends
You must remove whatever is irritating the bunion first.
Either stop the activity or wear different shoes. It depends on how bad your bunion is as well and the condition of the joint. You may need an antiinflammatory medication to help stop it.

In brief: Depends
You must remove whatever is irritating the bunion first.
Either stop the activity or wear different shoes. It depends on how bad your bunion is as well and the condition of the joint. You may need an antiinflammatory medication to help stop it.
Dr. Johnnie Alston
Dr. Johnnie Alston
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1 doctor agrees
In brief: What's irritating it
Bunion pain is often from shoe irritation.
If the irritation continues, so will the pain. Padding and changing to roomer shoes can help. If not, see a podiatrist who can discuss your options. It may be time to consider surgery to correct the deformity.

In brief: What's irritating it
Bunion pain is often from shoe irritation.
If the irritation continues, so will the pain. Padding and changing to roomer shoes can help. If not, see a podiatrist who can discuss your options. It may be time to consider surgery to correct the deformity.
Dr. Bradly Shollenberger
Dr. Bradly Shollenberger
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Dr. Clare Wilmot
Wear flat shoes like Birkenstock's
Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry
In brief: It depends
It depends on how long you irritate it for. Avoid tight and narrow shoes.

In brief: It depends
It depends on how long you irritate it for. Avoid tight and narrow shoes.
Dr. Payam Rafat
Dr. Payam Rafat
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