computed tomography


a: computed tomography ~
b: three-dimensional X-ray


"The CT (computed tomography) is like a three-dimensional X-ray. "It allows us a precise idea of where a tumor is located." Together, the scans show a transparent, 3-D version of the patient that doctors can manipulate and zoom in on. The tracers light up the tissues doctors are looking for."

Writer: Dr. John Mercer
Date: Dec 15 2014 12:14 PM

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