Clinical Trial

Use of PET/MR Imaging in Chronic Pain

Study Description

Use of PET/MR Imaging in Chronic Pain

The investigators are studying the ability of PET/MR imaging (using the PET tracer [18F]FDG) to objectively identify and characterize pain generators in patients suffering from chronic pain.

Location

Locations Selected Location

Methods

Pharmaceutical medication involved Pharmaceutical medication involved
Patients and healthy individuals accepted Patients and healthy individuals accepted

Drug - [18F]FDG

10 mCi of [18F]FDG via the antecubital vein in a bolus injection

Device - PET/MRI

PET/MRI hybrid scanner used as diagnostic device

Additional Information

Official Study Title

Use of [18F]FDG PET/MRI in the Diagnosis of Pain Generators and/or Sites of Inflammation and to Monitor Treatment Effects in Patients With Chronic Pain

Clinical Trial ID

NCT03195270

ParticipAid ID

9avyme