Mortons neuroma an an enlarged or impinged nerves

Posted On Mar 6 2018 by

A Morton’s or intermetatarsal neuroma is a pinching of the nerve, generally between the 3rd and 4th metatarsal heads in the foot. It is as a result of fibrosis close to the nerve, however it does get called a ‘neuroma’ even though it is not truly a neuroma. It's in females in their 40's to 60's, implying that smaller shoes could possibly be part of the issue. The main signs usually are shooting pains to the toes that gradually gets worse, however it is not at all times a shooting type of pain in the beginning. Symptoms will vary from …