computerized axial tomography
the process of producing a CAT scan.
A CT scan, also called X-ray computed tomography (X-ray CT) or computerized
axial tomography scan (CAT scan), makes use of computer-processed ...
A fact sheet that describes the CT scan procedure and technology and its uses in
screening, diagnosis, and treatment. National Cancer Institute Fact Sheet 5.2.
Definition: Computerized tomography
is an instrument that uses x-rays and computer generated images to create detailed images of the brain’s structure. Also called CT Scan and CAT scan.
is an important diagnostic tool. More »
Apr 23, 2014 ... What is computed tomography (CT)? CT compared to conventional x ray, how CT
works; advances in technology and clinical practice.
A computerized tomography (CT) scan combines a series of X-ray images taken
from different angles and uses computer processing to create cross-sectional ...
A computed tomography (CT) scan is an imaging method that uses x-rays to
create pictures of cross-sections of the body. Related tests include: Abdominal
The term “computed tomography”, or CT, refers to a computerized x-ray imaging
procedure in which a narrow beam of x-rays is aimed at a patient and quickly ...
The cross-sectional images generated during a CT scan can be reformatted in
multiple planes, and can even generate three-dimensional images which can be