Unformatted text preview: the help of injected contrast material — check for blockages or other problems in your blood vessels. Indicated for: Your doctor may recommend a CT scan to help: • Diagnose muscle and bone disorders, such as bone tumors and fractures • Pinpoint the location of a tumor, infection or blood clot • Guide procedures such as surgery, biopsy and radiation therapy • Detect and monitor diseases such as cancer or heart disease • Detect internal injuries and internal bleeding Source: http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/ct-scan/MY00309...
View Full Document
This note was uploaded on 02/18/2012 for the course PAS 600 - 601 taught by Professor Garrubba during the Fall '10 term at Chatham University.
- Fall '10