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Radiocontrast agent - Wikipedia

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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 ...

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.

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 ...

X-Ray Image Formation and Contrast - Sprawls.org

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INTRODUCTION AND OVERVIEW. CONTENTS. There are two basic ways to create images with x-radiation. One method is to pass an x-ray beam through the  ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

X-ray Contrast Media, Iodinated - WHOCC - ATC/DDD Index

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This group comprises X-ray, MRI and Ultrasound contrast media. The X-ray contrast media are subdivided into iodinated and non-iodinated compounds, and are ...