Radiofrequency Before to Surgical Removal of a Recalcitrant Morton´s Neuroma

Status: Recruiting
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Intervention Type: Procedure
Study Type: Interventional
Study Phase: Not Applicable

The purpose of this study is to perform a radiofrequency procedure prior to the removal of morton's neuroma. This procedure would be performed to check in which percentage of the nerve ablation has been performed, and whether the current protocol is performed correctly or parts of the nerve remain intact.

Participation Requirements
Sex: All
Minimum Age: 18
Maximum Age: 70
Healthy Volunteers: No

• Patient aged between 18 and 70 years

• Patient with neuroma of morton of more than 1 year of evolution

• Patient treated by conservative treatments, stencils, various infiltrations, stretching and with symptomatology that limits his daily activities.

• Healthy patients without previous systemic pathologies (diabetes, coagulation or immunological disorders), ASA I or II that require and demand surgical treatment of their pathology in the participating centers and willing to participate in the study.

• freely accept and sign the informed consent for participation in the study.

Other Locations
Alfonso Martínez Nova
Time Frame
Start Date: October 15, 2022
Estimated Completion Date: April 15, 2023
Target number of participants: 34
Experimental: Radiofrequency
Radiofrequency procedure prior to the removal of morton's neuroma.~Radiofrequency Machine: Multilesion Generator 3 Channels TLG-10 STP.~Temperature: 80-85ºC~Time: 90 seconds~Active needle size: 1 cm~Number of Applications: 3~Impedance: less than 550~Ultrasound. General Electric Logic R7 with 12 Mgh probe.
Related Therapeutic Areas
Leads: Universidad de Extremadura

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