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Pomona, CA
A 35-year-old female asked:

Is there a test to find out what is causing a burning sensation in my toe? ie: psble nerve damage, nerve block from anesthia injections?

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Dr. Adam Lewis
Neurosurgery 37 years experience
Nerve pain: An electromyogram and nerve conduction study can identify the cause of the burning in the foot. There are a battery of blood tests that range from B12 levels and thyroid function to blood sugar and inflammatory markers to test for neuropathy. See a neurologist for evaluation and treatment.
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