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Tinel Sign

Posted by Cyndi on 8/21/04 at 09:59 (158504)

Please advise what this is? I am still trying to decode some phrases.

Thanks , Cyndi

Re: Tinel Sign

Dr. Z on 8/21/04 at 11:51 (158506)


This is a test that your doctor does with his hands/fingers. He taps over the post tib nerve. It can be an indicator of Tarsal Tunnel nerve entrapement if it is positive.

Re: Tinel Sign

Cyndi on 8/22/04 at 19:05 (158551)

Thanks Dr Z.