• corn and callus
  • Podiatric physicians provide treatment for 82 percent of corn and callus problems, 65 percent of toenail problems, 63 percent of bunion problems, 46 percent of flat feet or fallen arches problems, and 43 percent of toe/joint deformities. (feetfirstpodiatry.com)
  • promotes
  • Specifically, evaluation of mice harboring an osteoblast-specific deletion of the VEGFA-encoding gene revealed that osteoblast-derived VEGF promotes macrophage recruitment during the inflammatory phase, couples angiogeneisis and osteogenesis, promotes cartilage resporption in the periosteal callus, and stimulates osteoclast formation during the remodeling phase. (jci.org)
  • A callus promotes the healing of wounds. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Conditions
  • The cracks formed on the surface of a callus may hinder one's ability to work, and they can also be portals of entry for pyogenic microbes, resulting in such conditions as erysipelatous inflammations and phlegmons. (thefreedictionary.com)