Its full name of hallux abducto valgus or Hallux valgus is known as a bunion. A bunion is called a bump on the face of the foot. The bump appears because of the toe's position, rather than pointing the toe, also known as the hallux, pointing to the foot towards the toe. The toes contain 5 bones numbered in the feeling that your big toe is first and your small toe is the 5th. The toe is split to two parts, there is a section and a section. The joint is called the metatarsal phalangeal joint, the joint is the joint which connects the distal and bones. The formation of the joints lets you curl your toes and also allows a selection of movement in extension and flexion. Bunions are a frequent foot deformity, and are posture such as arches or legs or usually the effect of foot biomechanics. Function of the legs in these conditions leads to pressure through parts of the foot including the toe. Footwear is also an important key to these development of a bunion, even though it does not directly cause a bunion. Any shoes that squeezes and are very tight over the feet contributes to these condition developing further and advances to a faster rate. During the early phases of a bunion symptoms is going to be minimal with just a slight noticeable alteration in these position of the big toe. To begin with the toe will marginally leans against the other toes, progressively the lean is going to worsen to the point that in several cases the big toe begins to completely overlap the second toe. The progression is typically relatively slow and is over quite a couple of years. At the later phases these symptoms become more prominent and include a whole lot of pain and distress around the bulge at the bottom of the big toe. There'll be noticeable swelling and extra redness over the joint line. Occasionally there'll be a mild burning sensation or numbness experienced over these combined line. These signs is going to be aggravated after long periods of walking or standing and after wearing tight and compact shoes, such as high-heeled footwear.