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CT: Spine Scan: How to prepare and what to expect

CT: Spine Scan: How to prepare and what to expect
Abstract

This handout describes a CT scan of the spine. It includes how the scan is done, how to prepare for it, what to expect, and how to get the scan results.

Author
Radiology/Imaging Services
Publisher
University of Washington Medical Center
Date Published (original date)
2005
Revision Date
03/2017
PDFs
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General Subject
Musculoskeletal Disorders
Patient Care Procedures & Instructions
Diagnostic Tests
Specific Subject/Keyword
Radiology
Spine
CT Scan (computed tomography scan)
Languages
English
Record ID
3069