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'Prolapse' means an organ has fallen  -  ‎Nov 18, 2009‎
Herald & ReviewI have a Morton's neuroma and tarsal tunnel syndrome. Cortisone injections did nothing for either. Both are painful. Is surgery the only answer? ...

Family Doctor: Surgery not first approach to foot pain  -  ‎Nov 13, 2009‎
Canton RepositoryQ: Could you please address the causes and cures for Morton's neuroma of the foot? Is surgery the ultimate answer? ...

Fracture risk gauges time on medicine  -  ‎Nov 9, 2009‎
Herald & ReviewDear Dr. Donohue: What is the best treatment for Morton's neuroma? A: People with a Morton's neuroma feel as if they're stepping on a stone each time the ...

Memories still a kick  -  ‎Nov 22, 2009‎
Fort Wayne Journal GazetteShe suffered from Morton's neuroma, or a growth on a nerve between her toes, and, after her third surgery for the problem, she found standing for long ...

Vigo native writes book about personal challenges  -  ‎Nov 3, 2009‎
Terre Haute Tribune Star2, she learned she had a rare brain tumor, acoustic neuroma, which develops on the nerve that connects the ear to the brain. ...

Health Matters : What is Facial Nerve Neuroma ?  -  ‎Nov 4, 2009‎ (Pressemitteilung)There are a number of nerves that originate from the brainstem. They generally supply the structures of the head and neck. The facial nerve arises in ...

Great Excuses for Backsliding  -  ‎Nov 4, 2009‎
Memphis FlyerI have learned what a neuroma is — a pain on the bottom of your foot that keeps podiatrists and sellers of shoe inserts in business. ...

Persistent Pain Post Breast Cancer Surgery a Problem  -  ‎Nov 11, 2009‎
eMaxHealth...including nerve damage related to surgical technique resulting in risk of intercostobrachial neuralgia, neuroma pain, or phantom breast pain. ...

What women's symptoms really mean  -  ‎Nov 3, 2009‎
CNNIf it is a neuroma, which can be diagnosed with a physical exam and possibly an ultrasound or MRI, switch to shoes with a lower heel and a wider toe box. ...

It's time to buy a cell phone headset  -  ‎Nov 10, 2009‎
Binghamton University Pipe Dream...that heavy cell phone use has been linked to three types of brain tumors (glioma, meningioma and acoustic neuroma) and parotid salivary gland tumors. ...

Neuros Medical Expands Management Team, Forms Advisory Board  -  ‎Nov 10, 2009‎
Business Wire (press release)...on the elimination of chronic pain in a variety of applications including neuroma/residual limb pain, chronic post surgical pain, and chronic migraine.

Study Shows Effectiveness of Gamma Knife Treatment  -  ‎Nov 11, 2009‎
PRLog.Org (press release)...including pituitary, metastatic or meningioma lesions, primary brain tumors, acoustic neuroma, arteriovenous malformations (AVMs,) and other conditions. ...

Mobile Phone Use: Brain Tumor Risk  -  ‎Nov 3, 2009‎
The Epoch TimesTwo of seven studies found an increased risk of acoustic neuroma associated with long-term mobile phone use. One study found an increased risk of tumors of ...

Murphy Left Panicked By Gunshot Noises  -  ‎Oct 28, 2009‎
Gaea TimesThe hip-hop star, who also suffers from sickle-cell disease, reveals she was diagnosed with a non-cancerous acoustic neuroma in 2006 after years of painful ...

Nevada Neuropathy Doctor, Dr. Bruce Ford, Is Now Offering New Online Patient ...  -  ‎Nov 6, 2009‎
OfficialWire (press release)Leading neuropathy doctor, Dr. Bruce Ford of the Ford Center for Foot Surgery specializes in nerve and vascular testing, neuropathies, neuroma pain and more ...

Morton Neuroma  -  ‎Nov 11, 2009‎
DetikcomSebuah Neuroma adalah noncancerous (jinak) pertumbuhan jaringan saraf yang dapat berkembang di berbagai bagian tubuh Anda. Morton Neuroma terjadi pada saraf ...

Hot foot for cyclists  -  15 Aug 2009
Examiner.comCommon conditions such as Morton's Neuroma can contribute to the foot symptoms. Morton' Neuroma is an enlarged nerve that is usually found between the 3rd

One-sided hearing loss could be caused by a rare tumor  -  ‎Aug 12, 2009‎
Chicago TribuneWhat her doctors found was an acoustic neuroma -- a term the Chicago secretary had never heard. "I just feel fortunate that they caught it when they did,"

Tension headaches, the most common kind, get no respect  -  ‎Aug 6, 2009‎
SunJournal.comDONOHUE: I have a neuroma in my foot, and I have had it for about five years. No matter what kind of shoe I wear, it's like I have a piece of cardboard in

Feeling dizzy from hearing nerve tumor  -  ‎Aug 6, 2009‎
SunJournal.comThis month I was diagnosed with an acoustic neuroma. I had never been dizzy until this came on me. In addition, my balance is off and I stagger.

Valley native finds comfort while faced with life's turmoil ...  -  ‎Jul 31, 2009‎
Terre Haute Tribune Star2, she learned she had a rare brain tumor, acoustic neuroma, which develops on the nerve that connects the ear to the brain.

Dr. Chris Milkie Sheds Light on Pain in the Ball of the Foot  -  ‎Jul 22, 2009‎
EmailwireThe symptoms of a pinched nerve (morton's neuroma) consist of aching, sharp pain, burning or numbness. A neuroma occurs when nerve tissue begins to thicken.

Cell Phones Risk Your Health in Multi-Tasked Ways  -  ‎Jul 27, 2009‎
NewsMax.comAnd a Swedish study found the risk for glioma and acoustic neuroma doubled after ten years of heavy use. 2) Fertility. A study found that men who used cell

Reply to comment  -  ‎Aug 13, 2009‎ a relationship (not cause and effect) between cell phone use and risk of brain cancer, increased risk of acoustic neuroma, and glioblastomas.

Investigating Role Of Brain Tumors In Deafness  -  ‎Jul 29, 2009‎
Medical News Today (press release)The research will use a human acoustic neuroma in vitro model to identify how and why the tumours grow and eventually lead to hearing damage,

Symptoms of kidney, bladder infections are different  -  ‎Aug 7, 2009‎
SunJournal.comThe scan showed that I had an acoustic neuroma. The doctor suggests that I have gamma knife surgery. I am not clear on the details of it.

Dot-Com Diagnosis: How to Use the Internet to Get the Best Health ...  -  ‎Aug 11, 2009‎
NewsweekAnd in no time you're clicking on links about “Morton's neuroma,? “transient ischemic attack (mini-stroke)? and “vitamin B deficiency.? Oh, no, you think.

Evidence That Anterior Episcleral Nerve Sheath Tumors Arise From ...  -  ‎Aug 10, 2009‎
Archives of OphthalmologyThe differential diagnosis for all of the reported episcleral nerve sheath tumors includes solitary circumscribed neuroma, but as in our case the published

Anesiva and Arcion Merge to Form Company Focused on Pain Therapeutics  -  ‎Aug 5, 2009‎
Genetic Engineering News (press release)Additionally it is in mid-stage trials related to osteoarthritis pain and Phase I for tendonitis and interdigital neuroma. Finally, ARC-2022 from Arcion is

Stumped by pain  -  ‎Jul 27, 2009‎ could be due to pressure exerted on the nerve, or to the presence of a neuroma (swelling of the nerve caused by a compression, trauma or surgery in

Get the most out of your run  -  ‎Jul 26, 2009‎
Tehran TimesA metatarsal pad can alleviate toe joint pain or a neuroma, which is a painful swelling of a nerve. “The length of the insert can be either three-quarter or

WHAT THE HEEL'S GOING ON?  -  ‎Jul 30, 2009‎
Tampabay.comWearing super-high heels over extended periods of time can cause painful bunions, hammer toes, ingrown toenails and Morton's neuroma, a nerve irritation in

Thousands Taking Medications Daily for Misdiagnosed Peripheral ...  -  ‎Aug 2, 2009‎ (press release)...and # 2 by Yahoo for many years for "foot ailments" This site has many topics on it for such foot problems as plantar fasciitis, neuroma, gout, warts,

Surgical outcomes of the brachial plexus lesions caused by gunshot ...  -  ‎Jul 23, 2009‎
7thSpace Interactive (press release)The outcome was satisfactory if the nerve was intact and only compressed by fibrosis or the nerve was in-continuity with neuroma or fibrosis.

Apollo acquires cyberknife system  -  ‎Jul 19, 2009‎
Express Buzz...skull base tumours, chordoma, meningioma, neurofibroma, schwannoma, acoustic neuroma, intracranial AVMs, spinal AVMs, trigeminal neuralgia, neck, liver,

After brain tumor, former Duke soccer player learns to overcome ...  -  ‎Jul 25, 2009‎
Kansas City StarMcDonald and her parents, Lisa and Andy, chose Dr. Derald Brackmann, a specialist in Los Angeles in acoustic neuroma - the official diagnosis of McDonald's

Why your feet hurt  -  ‎Jul 20, 2009‎
CNN InternationalA neuroma feels like a shooting pain in the ball of the foot; it is caused by pressure on a nerve. Feels like: A sharp pain in your heel (or heels) that's

Presidente de la AEMEF participará en congreso en Costa Rica  -  ‎Aug 4, 2009‎
El Confidencial...las "Fracturas Metatarsianas en el Fútbol", mientras que la siguiente presencia del presidente de AEMEF tratará el "Neuroma de Morton en el Futbolista".

تصيبني حالة دوار تستمر من ثانية إلى خمس ثوان? ثم تخت?ي!!  -  ‎Jul 27, 2009‎
إسلام ويب4- وجود ورم صغير ?ي العصب السمعي: ويسمى (Acoustic neuroma) ويسبب دوخة مع اضطراب ?ي التوازن ونقص ?ي السمع ويظهر هذا الورم ?ي العصب السمعي بعمل صورة بالرنين

Back on the beat; Spinks to return as Sequim police chief next week  -  Feb 3, 2009
Peninsula Daily,2 Spinks -- who'd turned 50 the previous day -- underwent surgery on an acoustic neuroma at Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle.

SECOND THOUGHTS  -  Feb 3, 2009
Maui News,I go through them at the rate of about four pairs a year, because of something called Morton's neuroma, a condition that translates loosely as an enlarged

MARK BENNETT B-SIDES: Country singer return trip  -  Jan 30, 2009
Terre Haute Tribune Star,An “acoustic neuroma? needed correcting after that ear and brain condition led to a shaky performance of the national anthem at a NASCAR event in 2005.

What is tinnitus?  -  Jan 21, 2009,...[1] This type of tumour is called an acoustic neuroma. It's very rare. An acoustic neuroma can be serious, but it's a benign type of tumour.

Freezing away foot pain  -  Jan 16, 2009
ABC Action News,Arlene Callithen's right foot looks normal and healthy but a nerve problem called Morton's Neuroma has kept her in unbearable pain.

READING ROOM: Friend or foe?  -  Jan 29, 2009
Sofia Echo,It was found that there could be an increased risk of acoustic neuroma on the side of the head where the phone was usually held.

It's the time of year for foot pain  -  Jan 20, 2009
Murfreesboro Post,Exercising in tight shoes can cause a neuroma, or pinched nerve. Patients with this condition say they feel pain in the ball of their foot and tingling in

Lauren Ebsary in Women’s World Cup  -  Jan 27, 2009
Yorke Peninsula Country Times,...“I’m still managing the neuroma, and am trialling orthotics to see if that helps. With the amount of cricket I can’t get the operation until after the World

Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction with Use of a Single or ...  -  Jan 30, 2009
Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (subscription)...reconstruction with a bone-patellar tendon-bone autograft might be damage of the infrapatellar branch of the saphenous nerve and neuroma formation.

Kennington's local panto is booked to start next week  -  Jan 15, 2009
Herald Series,Proceeds from the first performance will go to the British Acoustic Neuroma Association in memory of KADS treasurer Stuart Hawthorn, who died last month

Perjuicio de los zapatos de tacón  -  Jan 31, 2009
El Norte de Castilla, garra y dedos martillo), las uñas de los primeros dedos que se clavan, el neuroma de Morton, la sesamoiditis y el acortamiento del tendón de Aquiles.

Breite Damenschuhe für jeden Anlass  -  Jan 13, 2009
OA News,Dieses kann die Nerven zwischen den Kugeln der Füße klemmend ergeben und Ursache "Neuromas" A Neuroma kann ziemlich schmerzlich sein und kann Einspritzungen

Comience el año con buen pie  -  30 Dec 2008
Info7,Pinzamiento nervioso: Hacer ejercicio con calzado ajustado puede causar un neuroma, o pinzamiento nervioso, así que lo mejor es que se mida los pies antes

Neuroma in Bilateral Upper Limb Amputation  -  Dec 18, 2008
Ortho SuperSite,To evaluate the prevalence of neuroma in bilateral upper limb amputees and investigate the effect of level of amputation on their pain, 86 patients with

S. Idaho man undergoes alternative surgery to remove brain tumor  -  Dec 27, 2008
Fort Mills Times,Just nine weeks ago, the avid outdoorsman had a potentially fatal tumor - acoustic neuroma - surgically removed from the nerves near his brain stem using a

Alternatives to neuroma surgery  -  Dec 10, 2008
Agoura Hills Acorn,By Michael Zapf, DPM Between 7:30 and 8 am, I had the privilege of removing Terri's neuroma at the surgery center. I used to remove neuromas every month but

Easing nerve pain post-surgery  -  Dec 15, 2008
News 8 Austin,Not every amputee has a chronic pain, but a good number of them have a phantom pain or actual true nerve pain due to the neuroma at the very distal portion

Put Your Best Foot Forward Next Year  -  Dec 28, 2008
Washington Post,Pinched nerves: Exercising in tight shoes can cause a neuroma, or a pinched nerve, so have your foot measured before buying. Pain in the ball of the foot

Curse of the round toe  -  Dec 5, 2008“Scrunch up? may be my sister’s technical term, but the actual cause of pain from round toe shoes derives from a condition called Morton’s Neuroma.

Focus on the World Foot Care Products Market  -  Dec 4, 2008
MarketWatchVascular Disease) II-17 Spurs II-17 Arch Problems II-18 Corns and Calluses II-18 Corns II-18 Calluses II-19 Heel Pain II-19 Neuroma II-19 Osteoarthritis

Surgeons Predict Foot Pain Will Increase in January  -  Dec 16, 2008
Newswise (press release)Exercising in tight shoes can cause a neuroma, or a pinched nerve. Patients with this condition say they feel pain in the ball of their foot and tingling in

Broken Social Scene & Others Make Charity T's  -  Dec 17, 2008
blogTO,Pictured above (from left to right) are shirts designed by Hayden (for The Acoustic Neuroma Association of Canada), Stars (for Le Chainon, a women's shelter

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