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bun·ion

 (bŭn′yən)
n.
A painful, inflamed swelling of the bursa at the first joint of the big toe, characterized by enlargement of the joint and lateral displacement of the toe.

[Probably alteration of obsolete bunny, swelling, from Middle English bony, perhaps from Old French bugne; see bun1.]

bunion

(ˈbʌnjən)
n
(Pathology) swelling of the first joint of the big toe, which is displaced to one side. An inflamed bursa forms over the joint
[C18: perhaps from obsolete bunny a swelling, of uncertain origin]

bun•ion

(ˈbʌn yən)

n.
an inflammation of the synovial bursa of the great toe.
[1710–20]

bunion

The swelling of the joint between the big toe and first metatarsal bone, caused by wearing ill-fitting shoes.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bunion - a painful swelling of the bursa of the first joint of the big toebunion - a painful swelling of the bursa of the first joint of the big toe
puffiness, swelling, lump - an abnormal protuberance or localized enlargement
Translations
kuří oko
knyst
vaivaisenluu
oteklina
バニオン
건막류
knöl på stortån
ตาปลาบนเท้า
nốt viêm tấy ở kẽ ngón chân cái

bunion

[ˈbʌnjən] N (Med) → juanete m

bunion

[ˈbʌnjən] noignon m (au pied)

bunion

nBallen m

bunion

[ˈbʌnjən] ncallo (al piede)

bunion

وَرَم إِبْهام القَدَم kuří oko knyst entzündeter Fußballen κάλος juanete vaivaisenluu oignon oteklina callo バニオン 건막류 eeltknobbel liktorn haluks joanete бурсит большого пальца стопы knöl på stortån ตาปลาบนเท้า yangılı ayak şişi nốt viêm tấy ở kẽ ngón chân cái 拇囊炎

bun·ion

n. bunio, juanete, infl. de la bursa en la primera coyuntura del dedo pulgar del pie. V.: Hallux valgus

bunion

n juanete m
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A bunion is a bony prominence that forms at the base of the big toe.
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A A bunion occurs when the big toe leans inward toward the second toe rather than point straight ahead.
In particular, wearing overly tight and pointy shoes, such as pumps with high heels, can cause and exacerbate the bone shifting that results in a bunion.
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Instead, try relieving bunion pain by taping a spacer between your first and second toes (to keep the big toe aligned) and wearing wider shoes.
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A bunion starts with an increase of fluid in the bursa, the sac that cushions the big toe joint against weight-bearing impact.
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Bunion pads and orthotics can provide relief if they're causing discomfort and, in more severe cases, surgery may be required.