Full Body CT Scans

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Body Scans

 Body Scans Increase Your Awareness

There are over 100 different types of cancer that can occur throughout your body. Taking a proactive approach is your best defense against this deadly disease as many are preventable, treatable, and even curable when detected early.

Computed Tomography (CT) of the body uses sophisticated x-ray technology to help detect a variety of diseases and conditions.  CT scanning is fast, painless, non-invasive, and accurate.  CT imaging is one of the fastest and most accurate tools for examining the chest, abdomen, and pelvis because it provides detailed, cross-sectional views of all types of tissue.

Using a technology that “takes a look” at people’s insides which can detect early warnings of cancer, cardiac disease, and other abnormalities, a CT scan uses X-rays to produce images representing “slices” of the body – like the slices of a loaf of bread.  Each image slice corresponds to a wafer-thin section which can be viewed to reveal body structures in great detail.  Using a CT scanner and expertise to create and interpret CT scans of the body, radiologists can more easily diagnose problems such as cancer, cardiovascular disease, and musculoskeletal disorders.

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