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A bony callus, also called a fibrocartilage callus, comprises a critical early step in the body's attempt to heal a bone fracture. It is marked by the formation of bony and cartilaginous materials into a bridge-like stru... More »

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Skin that is irritated from pressure and friction often results in the formation of calluses on the toes, states MNT. Having bunions or hammer toes, wearing improperly fitted shoes and standing for long periods are also ... More »

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According to WebMD, picking ,or otherwise touching a wart, can spread the infection to other parts of the body; therefore, it is not recommended to touch a wart or attempt to remove it by force. Warts are a side effect o... More »

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The Original PedEgg Professional, the PedEgg Power and the Amope Pedi Perfect are all top-rated by Consumer Reports for removing callouses, as of 2016. The Original PedEgg Professional is easier to control than battery-p... More »

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A foot corn or callus is a thickening or hardening of skin in response to excessive pressure or friction. According to MedicineNet, corns typically have a conical or circular shape with a hard center. Calluses have a mor... More »

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Calluses on the feet are typically harmless and heal on their own when the source of irritation, such as tight shoes or loosely fit shoes, is removed, according to Mayo Clinic. While waiting for the callus to heal, wear ... More »

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As of 2015, some good electric callus remover brands based on user reviews at Amazon.com are Care me, Emjoi and PediSoft. All average more than 4.5 stars in a five-star rating system. More »

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