Category Archives: Morton’s Neuroma

A nerve growth that often accompanies metatarsalgia. It develops when the nerve between to metatarsal heads are pinched and bruised. Symptom: A burning numbness or electric shock sensation in the ball of the foot caused by tight shoes repeated impacts of jolts to the forefoot or by a dropped metatarsal arch.

Morton’s Neuroma

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Morton’s neuroma (also known as Morton’s metatarsalgia, Morton’s neuralgia, plantar neuroma and intermetatarsal neuroma) is a benign neuroma of an intermetatarsal plantar nerve, most commonly of the second and third intermetatarsal spaces (between 2nd-3rd and 3rd-4th metatarsal heads). This problem is characterised by pain and/or numbness, sometimes relieved by removing...
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