Current State of the Surgical Treatment of Terminal Neuromas

@article{Ives2018CurrentSO,
  title={Current State of the Surgical Treatment of Terminal Neuromas},
  author={Graham C Ives and Theodore A Kung and Bao Tram Nghiem and Daniel C Ursu and David L. Brown and Paul S. Cederna and Stephen W P Kemp},
  journal={Neurosurgery},
  year={2018},
  volume={83},
  pages={354–364}
}
Painful terminal neuromas resulting from nerve injury following amputation are common. However, there is currently no universally accepted gold standard of treatment for this condition. A comprehensive literature review is presented on the treatment of terminal neuromas. Four categories of terminal neuroma surgical procedures are assessed: epineurial closure; nerve transposition with implantation; neurorrhaphy, and alternate target reinnervation. Significant patient and case studies are… 

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