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My sister says she has calluses and corns. Are family members more likely to get the same thing?

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Dr. Carlo Contreras
Surgery - Oncology
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In brief: Yes

It tends to be common in families but there is no specific gene.
It also has to do with what kind of shoes you wear.

In brief: Yes

It tends to be common in families but there is no specific gene.
It also has to do with what kind of shoes you wear.
Dr. Carlo Contreras
Dr. Carlo Contreras
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In brief: No

Your sisters problems could be due to the type of shoes she wears or the type of work she does.

In brief: No

Your sisters problems could be due to the type of shoes she wears or the type of work she does.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
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