CT Scan 

CT Scan 

A computerized tomography (CT) scan combines a series of X-ray images taken from different angles around your body and uses computer processing to create cross-sectional images of bones, blood vessels and soft tissues. It can be used to visualize nearly all parts of the body and is used to diagnose disease and injury. It’s particularly well-suited to quickly examine people who may have internal injuries.


Contrast media is a liquid substance that is administered to the patient in one of two ways:

How should I prepare for my imaging procedure with contrast material?

Because contrast materials carry a slight risk of causing an allergic reaction or adverse reaction, you should tell your doctor about:
Allergies to contrast materials, food, drugs, dyes, preservatives, or animals