How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • Go back-and-forth until satisfied
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Khizra Naz Your Own Question
Khizra Naz
Khizra Naz, Doctor
Category: Medical
Satisfied Customers: 1716
Experience:  GP
108331350
Type Your Medical Question Here...
Khizra Naz is online now

Spot on foot, No, No

Customer Question

Spot on foot
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: No
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: No
Submitted: 11 days ago.
Category: Medical
Customer: replied 11 days ago.
File attached (5P3G237)
Customer: replied 11 days ago.
File attached (67VLM3G)
Expert:  Khizra Naz replied 11 days ago.

Hello My name is***** will try my best to help you today.

I am really sorry that you are going through this. It must be really difficult for you.

Expert:  Khizra Naz replied 11 days ago.

Does it pain or itch?

Is it difficult to put pressure on this area?

Customer: replied 11 days ago.
Sometimes it hurts when I am standing on my feet for a long time, but this is rare and most days it is fine.
Expert:  Khizra Naz replied 11 days ago.

This is basically a corn secondary to pressure and callous in the heal. I would advise you to go to podiatrist and they will shave off the area and help you in managing this.

There is nothing to worry about, it is benign and it will resolve.

Customer: replied 11 days ago.
Thank you. How long should it take for this to clear after they shave it off? Is it safe to go swimming or walk around on holiday with it?
Expert:  Khizra Naz replied 11 days ago.

Yes. No problem. It will take couple of week.s