What is an Ankle MRI?
Ankle MRI is a painless radiology exam which may be used to examine pain in the ankle area, as well as detect damage, infections, tumors, and arthritis.
Who should get this test?
Ankle MRI is usually ordered by doctors if you have these indications:
- Morton’s Neuroma
- Muscle/ligament tear
- Internal derangement
Is there radiation involved?
No. An MRI is a painless radiology technique that has the advantages of avoiding radiation exposure.
When will I receive my results?
Once completed, you will receive your results within 3-5 business days in your LabFinder portal.
How do I prepare? Do I need to fast?
Please refer to the simple preparation guidelines or consult with your doctor or radiology center where you are being treated. Do not forget to bring your LabFinder Order and Insurance Card to your appointment.