a particular form of metatarsalgia caused by enlargement of the digital nerve. Compare: Morton syndrome.
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Mor·ton toe(mōr'tŏn tō)
Anatomic anomaly wherein the second toe is longer than the great toe.
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A seldom-used term for shortening of a metatarsal bone, usually the first metatarsal, or the pain around that bone caused by such a shortening (metatarsalgia) or the pain along the course of the nearby nerve (neuralgia). The condition is sometimes but not always congenital. Synonym: Morton syndrome; Morton toe See: illustration
See also: Morton, Dudley Joy
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Morton,Thomas George, U.S. physician, 1835-1903.
Morton disease - Synonym(s): Morton neuralgia
Morton foot - Synonym(s): Morton neuralgia
Morton interdigital neuroma
Morton nerve entrapment syndrome - Synonym(s): Morton neuralgia
Morton neuralgia - neuralgia of an interdigital nerve. Synonym(s): Morton disease; Morton foot; Morton neuroma; Morton nerve entrapment syndrome; Morton toe
Morton neuroma - Synonym(s): Morton neuralgia
Morton toe - Synonym(s): Morton neuralgia
Morton toe support
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