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20 Jul 2005

hard skin
There are yellow hard skin under my feet.It so sore even sometimes it swolls alot and then i can not walk.What may be the problem and what can i do to make my feet soft again pls help me i am tired of feeling pain and can not wear open shoes.Cause it looks really bad and it smell.Thanks
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Foot expert

01 Jan 0001

This sounds a lot like you are suffering from calluses. but I think they have been there for a long time and may have deteriorated , or become infected. That is causing ther smell.
You Must as a matter of urgency see either your doctor for treatment of the infection, or a podiatrist
call the South African Podiatry assn 0861 100 249
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