Morton's neuroma

Overview

Morton's neuroma may be caused by pressure or injury, such as from running or use of high heels.

Symptoms

Morton's neuroma may feel like a pebble in a shoe or a fold in a sock. There may be sharp, burning pain or numbness in the ball of the foot or toes.

Treatments

Treatment might include arch supports and foot pads, corticosteroid injections, strength exercises, wide-toe shoes, or surgery.

Last Updated Jun 13, 2017


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