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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CT_scan

A CT scan, also known as computed tomography scan, makes use of computer- processed combinations of many X-ray measurements taken from different ...

www.radiologyinfo.org/en/submenu.cfm?pg=ctscan

Here you will find links to doctor-reviewed articles about computed tomography ( CT or CAT scan)

www.cancer.gov/about-cancer/diagnosis-staging/ct-scans-fact-sheet

Computed tomography (CT) is an imaging procedure that uses special x-ray equipment to create detailed pictures, or scans, of areas inside the body. It is also  ...

www.nibib.nih.gov/science-education/science-topics/computed-tomography-ct

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 ...

www.fda.gov/radiation-emittingproducts/radiationemittingproductsandprocedures/medicalimaging/medicalx-rays/ucm115318.htm

Apr 23, 2014 ... A CT imaging system produces cross-sectional images or "slices" of anatomy, like the slices in a loaf of bread. The cross-sectional images ...

www.emedicinehealth.com/ct_scan/article_em.htm

Sep 19, 2017 ... An MRI is similar to a CT scan (computed tomography) in that it produces cross- sectional images of the body. MRI uses a strong magnetic field ...

medlineplus.gov/ctscans.html

Mar 3, 2017 ... Doctors use CT scans (or CAT scans) to look for broken bones, cancers, blood clots, and more. Learn about the CT scan and what to expect ...

www.insideradiology.com.au/computed-tomography

Aug 31, 2017 ... Authors: Mr Jason McKenzie* Prof Stacy Goergen *. What is computed tomography? Computed tomography (CT) is a way of using X-rays to ...

www.mayoclinic.org/tests-procedures/ct-scan/basics/definition/prc-20014610

A computerized tomography (CT) scan combines a series of X-ray images taken from different angles and uses computer processing to create cross-sectional ...