You doctor may use prior tests to understand the location of the surgery.
will be used. Local anesthesia will numb the area. With general anesthesia, you will be asleep.
Description of Procedure
A small cut will be made on the top of the foot. It will be made between the two toes that are affected by the neuroma. The area of swelling and the nerve will be found and removed. The end of the nerve will be attached to a toe tendon. Sometimes, the ligament between the involved foot bones is cut to prevent pressure on the area. The cut will then be closed with stitches. A bandage will be placed over the area.
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