Rheumatoid nodule presenting as Morton’s neuroma - Journal o
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Morton’s neuroma is a common paroxysmal neuralgia affecting the forefoot, typically in the third interdigital space. The clinical syndrome of Morton’s neuroma was described over a century ago, but its etiopathology remains poorly understood. Recent studies suggest that Morton’s neuroma is a mechanically induced degenerative neuropathy which has a strong predilection for the third common digital nerve. This article reports three patients (five feet) presenting with symptoms and signs of Morton’s neuroma due to underlying rheumatoid nodules. Two patients had bilateral involvement...

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