An Updated Nerve Sparing Surgical Technique for Addressing Morton’s Neuroma

  • Narendra Rajnikant Patel
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    Corresponding author.
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    Deformity Correction of the Lower Limb, Achilles, Ankle, Foot and Peripheral Nerve Surgery, American Microsurgical Orthoplastic Society, AMITA St. Joseph Hospital Residency Program, Barrington Orthopedic Specialists, 929 West Higgins Road, Schaumburg, IL 60195, USA
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  • Stephanie Oexeman
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    American Microsurgical Orthoplastic Society, AMITA Health - St. Joseph Hospital, Podiatric Fellow Office Suite 425, 2913 North Commonwealth Avenue, Chicago, IL 60657, USA
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  • Edgardo Rodriguez- Collazo
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    Peripheral Nerve Reconstructive Microsurgery, American Microsurgical Orthoplastic Society, Department of Surgery, Amita Saint Joseph Hospital, Laboure Outpatient Clinic, 2913 North Commonwealth Avenue, Chicago, IL 60657, USA
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Published:November 17, 2021DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cpm.2021.07.002

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