Which groups are at increased risk for tarsal tunnel syndrome?

Updated: Oct 15, 2019
  • Author: Minoo Hadjari Hollis, MD; Chief Editor: Thomas M DeBerardino, MD  more...
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Some studies of tarsal tunnel syndrome suggest a slight female predominance, and the range of patient ages has been reported to be 14-80 years. This condition is common in nonathletes, though Baxter initially noted it in long-distance runners. [5]


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