Warning Signs Of Corns And Calluses

Dry Or Waxy Skin

When it comes to corns, dry or waxy skin is often paired with the raised surface. Calluses might also involve dry skin. Sometimes, fluid-filled blisters will then harden into calluses, though it's important not to pop blisters on purpose and let them heal on their own instead. Corns will usually form on bony parts of the foot, and patients will typically find them at the joints of their toes. Corns can commonly be mistaken for warts because they look very similar. Corns are raised and hardened, with a surface that's waxy or dry. When trying to tell the difference between a wart and a corn, patients should keep the location in mind. Corns will be between the toes or on top of the foot. Warts might develop on any portion of the body, including the sole of the foot. In addition, warts come in clusters, but corns do not.

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