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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Newman
32 years experience Podiatry
Nerve compression: Is a compression neuropathy and painful foot condition in which the tibial nerve is compressed as it travels through the tarsal tunnel on the medial s ... Read More
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Dr. Adam Hebb
Dr. Adam Hebb answered
21 years experience Neurosurgery
Entrapment tibial n.: This is entrapment of the tibial nerve in the tarsal tunnel on the inside of the ankle. This nerve entrapment causes pain and sensory loss in the heel ... Read More
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Dr. Payam Rafat
22 years experience Podiatry
Have it evaluated: Tarsal tunnel syndrome (tts), also known as posterior tibial neuralgia, is a compression neuropathy and painful foot condition in which the tibial ner ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
41 years experience Podiatry
Pain, burning: Tarsal tunnel syndrome is an injury or compression of the posterior tibial nerve. This runs behind the inside ankle bone into the foot at the level o ... Read More
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Dr. Vinod Panchbhavi
35 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Compression of TN: Tarsal tunnel syndrome is a compression neuropathy in which the tibial nerve is compressed as it travels through the tarsal tunnel. Patients complain ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
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See below: The tarsal tunnel syndrome is a fairly unusual condition in which the tibial nerve which runs along the inside of the ankle becomes compressed by the ... Read More
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Dr. Ellen Wenzel
14 years experience Podiatry
Compression: Compression neuropathy of the tibial nerve.
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
Nerve irritation : When the nerve on the inner ankle (posterior tibial) or one of its branches gets irritated via compression or stretching. The pressure will irritate t ... Read More
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Dr. Darrell Latva
42 years experience Podiatry
NO: There are both non-surgical and surgical options.
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
41 years experience Podiatry
Many ways: Tarsal tunnel syndorme can be treated in many ways consisting of immobilization, to injection therapy, to physical therapy, to surgery.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
41 years experience Podiatry
See below: Pain, burning, numbness and weakening of the ankle and foot.
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A member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
It is there: It is there but very common.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
41 years experience Podiatry
Many choices: Podiatris, orthopedic surgeon, neuro surgeon, neurologist, physiatrist.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Newman
32 years experience Podiatry
It is a condition: Most cases of tarsal tunnel can be treated with medical and surgical options. Lots of podiatrists and orthopedic foot & ankle surgeons can adequately ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Howard Fox
42 years experience Podiatry
Nerve compression: Usually of the posterior tibial nerve, as the lacinate ligament compresses it against the ankle bone. It's associated with excessive pronation and fo ... Read More

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