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Hallux Valgus: What are its symptoms, causes and solutions?

Hallux Valgus: What are its symptoms, causes and solutions?

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Learn all about the Hallux Valgus The Hallux Valgus is a disease of the foot, occurring more precisely on the big toe, and which causes a distortion of it. Here is the presentation of the symptoms of this disease, the causes that produce it as well as the means to treat it properly. The Hallux Valgus is therefore a distortion of the big toe. The metatarsal tilts towards the inside of the foot, causing a characteristic bulge in the joint between the foot and the big toe. This well-visible bump is called a exostosis. This swelling of the forefoot usually induces difficulties in the shoeing. It can also cause a settlement and deformation of the other toes, which are compressed by the big toe in the shoe. When the Valgusian is forming, it is often painful, but once formed it is only unsightl...