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Tuesday, July 14, 2009 colleen thistle, Community Member, asks

Q: had surgery to correct the instep of my foot and now have a neuroma

can surgery on the foot cause a neuroma

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Karen Lee Richards, Health Guide
7/17/09 4:53am

Anything that causes compression or irritation of the nerve can lead to the development of a neuroma, so it's conceivable that the surgery could be a factor.

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By colleen thistle, Community Member— Last Modified: 12/27/10, First Published: 07/14/09