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Bone spurs on the foot do not go away on their own, although they can be surgically removed if necessary, according to WebMD. Bone spurs on the foot are normally caused by wearing shoes that do not fit, being overweight ...

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Causes of bone spurs on the foot include aging, tight ligaments and activities such as dancing or running. They are also caused by pressure on the feet from being overweight or wearing shoes that don't fit well, says Web...

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Bone spurs can cause pain, swelling, and the development of corns and calluses when they occur in the foot, according to WebMD. Typically the pain is focused in the heel and worsens after sleeping and while walking.

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Bone spurs, or osteophytes in the foot can be caused by several things, including cartilage loss, tight ligaments, activities that put stress on the feet and pressure from extra weight or badly fitting shoes, according t...

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Cheilectomy, arthrodesis and arthroplasty are three types of surgery for bone spurs on the top of the foot, explains OrthoInfo. Doctors offer these options if nonsurgical treatments, such as application of ice, use of an...

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Pain in the ball of the foot does not always mean a bone spur is present. Pain in the ball of the foot may indicate other problems, such as plantar fasciitis, Morton’s neuroma or metatarsalgia, according to WebMD.

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A bone spur appears as a tiny, pointed growth on a bone, according to MedicineNet. Bone spurs, which are typically only treated when pain occurs, are generally only visible through radiologic testing such as X-rays, an M...

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