The IOCPs Andrew Williams presented a seminar on "Percutaneous cryogenic neuroablation of Mortons Neuroma
under image guidance".
Squeezing into high heels with narrow toe boxes can cause a condition called Mortons neuroma
, which is a painful thickening of tissue between the third and fourth toes, Health News reported.
Q I WAS interested about your information re Mortons Neuroma
Palpate for irregularities and swelling Localise pain and tenderness To diagnose Mortons neuroma
palpate the area to elicit pain, squeezing the toes from the side.
Percutaneous Cryoablation of Mortons Neuroma
In fact, neither Dr T G Morton, nor a later and different Dr T S K Morton (whether a relative is unknown), writing about T G Mortons 1876 treatise in 1895 use the term Mortons neuroma
, instead referring to the condition variously as: "Morton's Toe", "Morton's painful affection of the foot", "Neuralgia" or "Metatarsalgia" (Morton TSK 1895).