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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"The spiral CT Scan, five units of dialysis machines and digital mobile X-Ray machines amounting to P47.53 million were either idle or not functional", noted COA in its 2018 annual audit report for Camarines Norte provincial government.
After taking informed consent and relevant history, all the subjects underwent pre-contrast and contrast-enhanced abdominal CT scan using a multi-slice spiral CT device.
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Acute central thromboembolic disease: posttherapeutic follow-up with spiral CT angiography.
Based on our recently developed method of using spiral CT to localize the NEPs (Hu et al.; Yang et al., 2017a,b), in this study, through gross dissection, we used barium sulfate to label the NEPs (the points wherenerve branches enter muscle bellies) in thigh adductor muscles of adult cadavers, and identified the three-dimensional position of the NEPs by combining body surface bonylandmark measurements with spiral CT.
Spiral CT and multidetector-row CT diagnosis of perforation of the small intestine caused by ingested foreign bodies.
Study on evaluation of acute ischemic stroke by 64 slice spiral CT multi parameter scanning.
Spiral CT venography is also very helpful in diagnosing chest vein stenosis.8,9 Magnetic resonance angiography (MRA) may also be considered when contrast venography is contraindicated.
Appearance, location, course, and morphology of the mandibular incisive canal: An assessment on spiral ct scan.
A dual-phase contrast-enhanced spiral CT was performed immediately after the procedure to assess the immediate response after ablation and to screen for related complications.
Duhamel, "Peripheral pulmonary arteries: optimization of the spiral CT acquisition protocol", Radiology, vol.