The symptoms of a neuroma are listed below. These gradually increase in severity. At the beginning of developing a neuroma, the irritation will only occur when performing certain activities. The symptoms will fluctuate as the activity and shoewear are changed throughout the day. Over time, these symptoms will become more bothersome.
- Tingling or numbness
- A sensation of “walking on a pebble”
It is important to catch neuromas early, to avoid permanent nerve damage.