Is Ultrasonography Comparable to MRI for the Detection of Morton Neuroma of the Foot?
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00284414|
Recruitment Status : Withdrawn
First Posted : January 31, 2006
Last Update Posted : May 19, 2009
Patients with Morton neuroma of the foot will undergo either ultrasonography or MRI. The results will be compared.
In case of surgery, the pathology report will be compared with the ultrasonographic or MRI findings.
Which is the most reliable and specific: ultrasonography or MRI?
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Morton Neuroma||Procedure: Ultrasonography or MRI||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||40 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Is Ultrasonography Comparable to MRI for the Detection of Morton Neuroma of the Foot?|
- Reliability and specificity of ultrasonography and MRI for detection of Morton neuroma of the foot
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00284414
|Principal Investigator:||Rene Verdonk, MD, PhD||University Hospital, Ghent|