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Radiocontrast agent

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Radiocontrast agents are a type of medical contrast medium used to improve the visibility of internal bodily structures in X-ray-based imaging techniques such as ...

Patient Safety - Contrast Material - RadiologyInfo.org

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Contrast materials, also called contrast agents or contrast media, are used to improve pictures of the inside of the body produced by x-rays, computed ...

CT Scan & Contrast Dye - X-rays and Scans - HealthCommunities.com

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May 1, 2000 ... There's a popular misconception that using intravenous dye for CT scans makes everything better and easier to see. But that is not always true.

X-Ray Computed Tomography Contrast Agents

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Dec 5, 2012 ... Consequently, X-ray attenuating contrast media containing atoms of high atomic number (most commonly iodine or barium), are frequently ...

Medical Encyclopedia - Contrast X-rays - Aviva

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Hollow or fluid-filled body structures, such as the intestines or blood vessels, do not show up well on an ordinary X-ray image (see X-rays). A substance called a ...

Contrast Medium: Using Gadolinium or Iodine in Patients with ...

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Jul 29, 2016 ... Contrast media (sometimes called contrast agents or dye) are chemical substances used in medical X-ray, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), ...

X-Ray and Other Imaging Contrast Studies - Gastrointestinal ...

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X-ray and other imaging contrast studies visualize the entire GI tract from pharynx to rectum and are most useful for detecting mass lesions and structural ...

CT and X-ray Contrast Guidelines - UCSF Department of Radiology ...

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UCSF-established policies for iodinated intravenous contrast media administration provide warnings about adverse contrast reactions for patients.

X-Ray & Contrast Studies - Princeton Radiology

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X-ray is the oldest and most frequently used form of medical imaging. Routine X- rays involve exposing a body part to a small dose of radiation to produce an ...

X-ray-Computed Tomography Contrast Agents - Chemical Reviews ...

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Dec 5, 2012 ... X-ray-Computed Tomography Contrast Agents .... Earth Complex for Computed X -ray Tomography, Magnetic Resonance, and Optical Imaging.

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Upper GI Tract X-ray - RadiologyInfo.org

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Upper gastrointestinal tract radiography or upper GI uses a form of real-time x-ray called fluoroscopy and a barium-based contrast material to produce images of ...

Radiology & Contrast Agents - X-rays and Scans ...

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Mar 23, 2015 ... Contrast agents used in radiology run the gamut from dyes that are used to image the ... Patient Information about Radiology/X-rays and Scans.

Contrast Radiography: Radiology Screening - UT Southwestern ...

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Different parts of the body block the x-rays in various degrees. Contrast radiography is a method of studying your organs using x-rays and the administration of ...