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Comment from: Briang479, 45-54 Male (Patient) Published: September 09

I am looking to avoid surgery but the only pain relief I get is from rest and ice. I thought I had gout at first, podiatrist said it was a bunion but gave me no options for pain other than orthotics and shoe modification. I wear a bunion pad.

Medically reviewed by Aimee V. HachigianGould, MD; American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery


Koopman, William, et al., eds. Clinical Primer of Rheumatology. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2003.

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