Metatarsalgia.

  • Ruth Quirk
  • Published 1996 in Australian family physician
Metatarsalgia, or pain in the metatarsal region of the foot, is a common orthopaedic problem, but is generally less well understood than pain in the toes, ankle or heel. The cause of metatarsal pain is often less apparent than in other regions of the foot, and in many cases plain X-rays are of no help. Morton's neuroma, a common cause of severe… CONTINUE READING