Bunions may or may not cause associated symptoms and signs. Sometimes there is
- toe pain,
- redness, or
- other signs of inflammation of the joint at the base of the toe.
Causes of bunions
Realignment of the joint at the base of the toe causes bunions, which can result from genetic predisposition, abnormalities of the joints such as arthritis conditions, or trauma. Wearing poorly fitting shoes or shoes with a narrow toe box can worsen the condition.
Other bunions symptoms and signs
- Bony Bump That Protrudes from the Base of the Big Toe or Pinky Toe
- Other Signs of Inflammation of the Joint at the Base of the Toe
- Toe Pain
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