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What Is Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome? Causes, Symptoms & Treatment Options

What Is Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome? Causes, Symptoms & Treatment Options

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The tarsal tunnel is the canal that forms between a part of the ankle bone, at the bump on the inside of your ankle, also called the medial malleolus, and a band of ligaments across the foot called the flexor retinaculum.The tarsal tunnel has nerves, tendons and arteries inside that allow movement and flexibility of your foot. One nerve inside the tarsal tunnel is called the tibial nerve, which gives the sensation you get at the bottom of your foot. However, when this nerve is compressed or pinched, you may suffer from a condition called tarsal tunnel syndrome, also known as posterior tibial neuralgia. Causes Of Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome Common ...
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