Dr Henry Knipe and Dr Yuranga Weerakkody et al.

The term metatarsalgia refers to pain in the region of the metatarsophalangeal joints. It is a frequent presenting complaint in the foot. 



Common causes include 1,2:

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rID: 17838
Section: Gamuts
Tag: refs
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • MTP joint pain

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Cases and figures

  • Case 1: Morton neuroma
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  • Case 2: Freiberg infraction
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    Case 3: fourth metatarsal stress fracture
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  • Case 4: forefoot schwannoma
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