What increases the risk of getting Morton’s neuroma?
High impact activities that increases the risk of compression or elevates pressure in the fore-foot can greatly aggravate the risk of developing Morton neuroma. Choice of special orthotics and activity modification in at-risk population (such as ballet dancers, sprinters, athletes, military personnel) can reduce the risk significantly.
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