Morton's neuroma

noun
Mor·​ton's neuroma | \ ˌmȯrt-ᵊnz- How to pronounce Morton's neuroma (audio) \

Medical Definition of Morton's neuroma

: a neuroma formed in conjunction with Morton's toe

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“Morton's neuroma.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Morton%27s%20neuroma. Accessed 10 Jul. 2020.

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