Contact a health care professional if you have persistent pain, a visible bump along the first toe, difficulty moving your toe or foot, or difficulty finding shoes that fit properly because of pain or because the first toe has changed shape.
For people with mild symptoms and a small bunion, the outlook is excellent. For people who have a bunion removed surgically, the prognosis is also excellent for long-term relief from discomfort and deformity, although...Read more
When melanoma has reached Stage III, it frequently means that cancer has spread to the lymph nodes closest to the original cancer site. In... Read more »
The first few weeks after I got home from the hospital after having open heart surgery were actually pleasant. The post-surgery euphoria,... Read more »
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The main advantage of ankle replacement surgery is to relieve ankle arthritis pain and to preserve motion in the ankle joint. The... Read more »
Orthopedic surgeons at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota compared speed of recovery in hip replacement patients. They used two different... Read more »