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cla·vus

 (klā′vəs, klä′-)
n.
See corn2.

[Latin clāvus, nail, callus.]

clavus

(ˈkleɪvəs)
n
a corn on the toe
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.clavus - a hard thickening of the skin (especially on the top or sides of the toes) caused by the pressure of ill-fitting shoes
callosity, callus - an area of skin that is thick or hard from continual pressure or friction (as the sole of the foot)
References in periodicals archive ?
Her Chiropody needs being heloma durums (HDs) and Tylomas removal due to excess time spent on feet at work, as well as a nail treatment.
Gilmore, Anna, Esa Osterberg, Antero Heloma, Wiltold Zatonski, Evgenia Delcheva, and Martin McKee.
It is a major source of indoor air pollution, containing a complex mixture of more than 4,000 chemicals, more than 50 of which are cancer-causing agents (Jaakkola & Jaakkola, 1997; Rothberg, Heloma, Svinhufvud, Kahkonen, & Reijula, 1998).
Por un lado, la presion interna provocada por la deformidad osea de los condilos de las falanges y por otro lado, la presion externa por parte del dedo colateral o en el caso del 5 dedo por el calzado, provocando la formacion de una lesion de la capa de queratina de la piel denominado heloma.
For example, in Finland reformation of the tobacco control law in 1995 to protect employees from workplace ETS exposure led to a dramatic decline in tobacco smoke exposure at work in a 4-year follow-up of nine large- or medium-sized workplaces in southern Finland (Table 2; Heloma and Jaakkola 2003).
Sin embargo, la manifestacion clinica mas frecuente de las exostosis digitales es la formacion de un heloma, definido como una "queratopatia con nucleo que corresponde a una presion directa o intermitente de la piel sobre un punto oseo" (1).
Eliminacion quirurgica de heloma dorsal por la tecnica de la minima incision.
Asi mismo, valoramos la presencia de alteraciones dermatologicas, como son las hiperqueratosis, helomas, fisuras en el talon, maceracion y/o fisuras interdigitales.