bunionette causes symptoms that occur at the base of
the little toe.
Bunions and their symptoms develop gradually. They
are sometimes confused with symptoms of
gout, but gout pain comes on suddenly and can be more
severe than bunion pain. Gout pain and swelling tend to occur in episodes,
while bunion pain is more constant. Unlike a bunion, gout does not usually
cause joint deformity. For more information, see the topic