It is very important to have foot and ankle injuries treated right away. Unfortunately, many people put off a visit to their podiatrist and this is a huge mistake. Here are three ankle and foot conditions, and the consequences of not seeking medical treatment for them.
A neuroma is an inflamed nerve that happens at the base of the toes or on the bottom of the foot.
Neuromas are a hardening and thickening of nerve tissue that usually forms in the foot, although it can happen in other parts of the body as well.