a tumorlike nodule below a surfer's knee or on the upper area of the foot, caused by pressure on the skin and tissue exerted by the surfboard.
Words nearby surfer's knot
Also called surfer's knob.
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Medical definitions for surfer's knobs
[ sûr′fərz ]
Tumorlike skin nodules just below the knees, on the tops of the feet, and often on the toes, common among surfers who paddle in a kneeling position.
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