Peroneal Nerve Entrapment is a common compressive neuropathy of the lower extremities. The Peroneal Nerve is a branch of the sciatic nerve, and supplies movement and sensation to the lower leg, foot, and toes. This condition can affect people of any age. Diagnosing the exact problem and receiving treatment early is critical to avoid irreversible nerve damage and injury progression.
The most common cause of heel pain in children is Calcaneal Apophysitis, also known as Sever’s Disease. Contributors to the condition primarily include increased athletic activity. And there’s no way to “cure” it. So, what can you do to treat Calcaneal Apophysitis? Read on to learn!
Epidermal Nerve Fiber Density testing is becoming the gold-standard in testing for the presence of SFPN. Unlike other tests, Epidermal Nerve Fiber Density testing is able to test the nerves in question using high-performance technology to “see through” to the issue and determine its degree of severity.
The appearance of a foot ulcer is one such indication of an underlying disease, often Diabetes. It can also be linked with peripheral arterial disease, heart attack, stroke, renal disease and poor circulation. Comprehensive foot wound care in Boynton Beach from a podiatrist can improve the health of your feet and is shown to reduce amputation rates by 45-85% in patients.