Morton Disease

Morton\'s Disease

Morton\'s neuroma is a painful condition that affects the foot, most often in the area of the third and fourth fingers.

Morton\'s neuroma involves thickening of the nerves in the space between the metatarsals. This disease can cause acute pain, electric shock, burning sensation in the anterior region of the foot or numbness in the fingers.

Neuroma de Morton; Morton Disease


High heeled shoes have been linked to the facilitation of Morton\'s neuroma. Many people get better when they reduce the size of the jump and wear shoes with boxes fingers wider foot.

The Morton\'s Neuroma has medical or surgical treatment. The Clinic Espregueira-Mendes - FIFA Medical Centre of Excellence has available minimally invasive surgery, ambulatory, to treat this disease.

Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
Cirurgia percutânea do pé, coluna e outras articulações