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Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome


Synonyms of Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Posterior Tibial Nerve Neuralgia

Disorder Subdivisions



    General Discussion
    Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome involves pressure on nerves to the foot causing pain. Persons with this disorder may notice a painful burning or tingling sensation in and around the ankles, sometimes extending to the toes. The disorder usually affects people who stand on their feet for long periods of time.



    Organizations related to Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
    • NIH/National Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases Information Clearinghouse
      1 AMS Circle
      Bethesda MD 20892-3675
      Phone #: 301-495-4484
      800 #: 877-226-4267
      e-mail: NIAMSinfo@mail.nih.gov
      Home page: http://www.niams.nih.gov/Health_Info



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