Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Neuroma in the Foot Outlook

What to expect with Morton's neuroma:

  • Symptoms resolve in about 30 percent of people who are treated with medications and changes in footwear.
  • Symptoms resolve in about 75 percent of people who are treated with surgery for Morton's neuroma.

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Last Updated: Feb 19, 2009 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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