Week 6 Activity - gantry 4 For children CT imaging is more...

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Michael medlin Week 6 Activity 1. A CT scanner that can obtain multiple slices in a single rotation is referred to as a multislice CT   2. While soft-tissue details in areas such as the brain, internal pelvic organs, knee or shoulder are better with a CT than conventional X-ray, they can be even more readily and clearly seen with a(n) mri 3. The x-ray tube and electronic x-ray detectors are located opposite each other and rotate on in a ring, called a
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Unformatted text preview: gantry 4. For children, CT imaging is more often used to evaluate lymphoma , neuroblastom , congenital malformations of blood vessels , kidneys 5. A CT is often the preferred method for diagnosing many different cancers since the image allows a physician to confirm the presence of a tumor and measure its size, precise location and the extent of the tumor's involvement with other nearby tissue....
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