Morton's Neuroma Removal
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Morton's Neuroma Removal Side Effects and Warnings

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Possible Complications

If you are planning to have this removal, your doctor will review a list of possible complications, which may include:

  • Recurrence of pain
  • Numbness in the nearby toes
  • Bleeding
  • Infection
  • Poor wound healing

Some factors that may increase the risk of complications include:

  • Smoking
  • Poor nutrition
  • Long-term illness
  • Use of certain medicines
  • Diabetes
  • Bleeding disorders

Call Your Doctor

After you leave the hospital, contact your doctor if any of the following occurs:

  • Signs of infection, including fever and chills
  • Redness, swelling, increasing pain, excessive bleeding, or discharge from the incision site
  • Pain that you cannot control with the medicines you have been given
  • Recurrence of the symptoms in your foot, or new, unexplained symptoms
  • Cough, shortness of breath, chest pain, or severe nausea or vomiting

In case of an emergency, CALL 911.

 
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