With a CAT scan or CT scan. Physicians will inject an intravenous contrast dye that will help to improve the quaility of images that develop. Some of the side-effects of the dye are: nausea and discomfort and in certain cases severe allergic reactions.
It is recommended that patients do not eat before a CT scan to reduce the possible risk of feelings of nausea turning into a bout of vomiting. If you vomit while lying on your back for the scan, you may aspirate some of your stomach contents and possibly develop pneumonia.
Mri of the body... Or a cat scan of the head
You might be referring to CT scan, which is another name for CAT scan used to show human body in various slices using X-ray.
Don't know for sure because I had mine removed at 12 years old and a recent cat-scan at 58 years old shows its still there!
It's a pink cat named Arlene.
Very possible that it would kill the cat.
No, a CAT scan has no residual effects.
can you smoke before a cat scan
scanning with barium is knownas barium cat scan
uuuh lets seee........ a cat scan!
They are just as they say. An abdominal cat scan is just of that area and a pelvic cat scan is just of that area. Usually if an abdominal cat scan is ordered a pelvis is included so as to cover all things in both areas but if a pelvic cat scan is ordered it usually does not include the abdomen.
do lymph nodes show on a cat scan
CAT scan is a Computerized Axial Tomography scan. MRI stands for Magnetic Resonance Imaging.
Wat year was the first cat scan invented
The CAT scan Costs about an amount of 3,470 dollars. Though it depends on what you get sccanned. A whole Body CAT scan may cost more. But a chest probsly will cost about 3,470 dollars.The cost of a cat scan is going to vary depending on location and which place the cat scan is done. Some places can be almost $1,000 and others can be over $8,000.
A "Computerized Axial Tomographic" scan is a type of X-ray scan that is utilized for diagnostic purposes in a variety of health issues.