Spiral CT

spi·ral com·put·ed to·mog·ra·phy

computed tomography in which the x-ray tube continuously revolves around the patient, who is simultaneously moved longitudinally; computer interpolation allows reconstruction of standard transverse scans or images in any preferred plane.

Spiral CT

Also referred to as helical CT, this method allows for continuous 360-degree x-ray image capture.
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Combining spiral CT with PET has revolutionized conventional scintigraphy and allows obtaining highly accurate and differential diagnosis of disease pathologies.
Pre-qualification are invited for Multislice Detector Spiral CT Scanner 64 slice.
5 Tesla MRI, 16 slice spiral CT scanner, 4D ultra-sound-scanner and digital x-rays.
Our study indicates male smokers with low levels of bilirubin are a high-risk group that can be targeted with smoking cessation help, low-dose spiral CT screening of their lungs and other preventive measures," said senior author Xifeng Wu, M.
Patients were discharged and returned after 1 month for follow-up KUB or spiral CT scan, and for removal of the double J stent.
The dualphase spiral CT protocol, arterial and venous phases, was performed.
These observations led to several large randomized trials comparing annual low-dose spiral CT scans to annual chest radiographs or to observation.
As such, the 20% mortality benefit of low-dose spiral CT vs.
Spiral CT imaging of a ruptured postpartum ovarian artery aneurysm.
An important addition will be the provision of a new Spiral CT Scanning Section (Cat Scan) and a Digital Mammography Section, both of which are currently only available in Malta.
Hospital combine multislice spiral CT anatomic images with specific sensitive molecular images of PET as they discuss patient preparation, imaging protocols for specific indications, and examination techniques such as slice orientation and positioning.