Is Ultrasonography Comparable to MRI for the Detection of Morton Neuroma of the Foot?
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?
|Study Design:||Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
|Official Title:||Is Ultrasonography Comparable to MRI for the Detection of Morton Neuroma of the Foot?|
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00284414
|Principal Investigator:||Rene Verdonk, MD, PhD||University Hospital, Ghent|