MRI Great Toe
What is MRI Great Toe?
A Magnetic Resonance Imagining (MRI) of the great toe is used to visualize the bones of the thumb toe and the surrounding soft tissues tendon, ligaments, muscles, and blood vessels.
This test is prescribed by the doctor to diagnose fractures of the big toe and to detect the presence of hammertoe (abnormal bend in the toe joints).
Why is MRI Great Toe done?
- To diagnose fractures of the big toe
- To diagnose any suspected infection, osteoporosis, deformities or abnormal growth of the bones and arthritis (inflammation of the joins)
- To detect the presence of hammer toe (abnormal bend in the toe joints)
Answers to Patient Concerns & Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about MRI Great Toe
Frequently Asked Questions about MRI Great Toe