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Had an op for a trapped nerve omit my foot. Now l have more pain than ever above the area where the nerve was cut why?
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Dr. Daniel Hatch
Podiatry
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In brief: Nerve surgery
It would be helpful to know where on your foot the surgery took place.
Was it on the ball or inside of ankle? In either case sometimes when a nerve is intentionally cut, the ending of the nerve can form scar tissue.You should return to the surgeon expressing these issues for follow up care.

In brief: Nerve surgery
It would be helpful to know where on your foot the surgery took place.
Was it on the ball or inside of ankle? In either case sometimes when a nerve is intentionally cut, the ending of the nerve can form scar tissue.You should return to the surgeon expressing these issues for follow up care.
Dr. Daniel Hatch
Dr. Daniel Hatch
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In brief: Several reasons
There are seberal reasons this could happen but i really need to know where on the foot the procedure was done and how long ago and for what reason.
The most likely reason is that the nerve is trapped in scar tissue from the surgery.

In brief: Several reasons
There are seberal reasons this could happen but i really need to know where on the foot the procedure was done and how long ago and for what reason.
The most likely reason is that the nerve is trapped in scar tissue from the surgery.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Dr. Arnold Beresh
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