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TTS and EWST

Posted by Cindy on 9/30/03 at 11:55 (131745)

I have tts. Should I have EWST done? If not please tell my why?

Re: TTS and EWST

Ed Davis, DPM on 9/30/03 at 14:11 (131754)

Cindy:
ESWT cannot be applied over a nerve trunk and thus cannot be used to treat TTS. If a person with TTS also has PF, the PF can be treated via ESWT.
Ed

Re: TTS and EWST

Cindy on 9/30/03 at 18:13 (131779)

If I had EWST done could it possibly damage the nerve? I have already been diagnosed with a neuropathy? Thanks!