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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
No and yes: An ultrasound is not as accurate as an mri.
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Dr. Arnold Beresh
41 years experience Podiatry
Both are good: I prefer MRI for better detail.
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Leg tumor: To make sure the whole tumor is removed & there is no residual lesions.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paxton Daniel
39 years experience Radiology
Yes: The tibial nerve is visible on mri.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Grant Linnell
24 years experience Radiology
Foot MRI: Tyipically, without contrast, 40 minutes.
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Saponaro
Specializes in Radiology
No: Before your MRI you will be asked a series of questions to determine if the MRI is safe for you. The metal plate in your leg should not prevent you f ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Wynn
40 years experience Podiatry
Drop Foot: Drop foot is a neuromuscular issue....And is usually related to a medical condition or nerve impingement. An MRI is not definitive for drop foot.....S ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wenjay Sung
14 years experience Podiatry
Where on your foot?: Where on your foot is the pain? Although xrays are great at finding fractures or joint damage, this may be soft tissue injury. An MRI is great at fi ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Monib Zirvi
21 years experience Dermatology
Multiple lipomatosis: Multiple familial lipomatosis is an autosomal dominant condition in which patients develop multiple lipomas. Affected individuals will pass it on to 5 ... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Isaacs
39 years experience Family Medicine
Swelling: I wouldn't have thought to do an MRI as the first investigation of the signs and symptoms you mention as they are anatomically quite removed from ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
40 years experience Clinical Psychology
Pain: You didn't mention where the pain is located. Please continue to see your doctors and ask for physical therapy. A PT can give you exercises that may ... Read More

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