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We found 500 results for Computed Tomography CT or CAT Scan of the Bones
  1. Computed Tomography (CT) Scanofthe Body
  2. Computed Tomography (CT) Scanofthe Spine
  3. Computed Tomography (CT) Scanofthe Head and Face
  4. Computed Tomography Angiogram (CT Angiogram)
  5. Lung Cancer Screening: Low-Dose CTScan
  6. SPECT Image ofthe Heart
  7. Lung Cancer Screening
  8. Coronary Calcium Scan
  9. Bone Scan
  10. Positron Emission Tomography (PET)
  11. Arthrogram (Joint X-Ray)
  12. Intravenous Pyelogram (IVP)
  13. Angiogram
  14. Bone Density
  15. Virtual Colonoscopy Discusses virtual colonoscopy (computed tomographic colonography). Covers why and how it is done. Explains how it differs from a regular colonoscopy. Covers things to think about when choosing virtual colonoscopy.
  16. cat's claw
  17. Gallium Scan
  18. Bone Biopsy
  19. Bone Spur Discusses bone spur, a bony growth formed on normal bone. Includes info on common sites for bone spurs like the heel and shoulder. Covers causes, symptoms, and how they are diagnosed. Discusses treatment with medicines or surgery.
  20. Gallbladder Scan Discusses nuclear scanning test done to evaluate gallbladder function. Covers how to prepare for test and how it is done, including use of radioactive tracer substance. Includes info on risks and what test results may mean.
  21. Kidney Scan Discusses nuclear scanning test to check way kidney works or its shape and size. Also called a renal scan. Covers use to check for cancer or how transplanted kidney is working. Explains how camera scans for radiation to make pictures of kidney.
  22. Testicular Scan
  23. Thyroid Scan
  24. Headaches: Should I Have Imaging Tests to Find Out What's Causing My Headaches? Guides you through the decision to have imaging tests to evaluate your headaches. Looks at the types of imaging tests used, including CTscan and MRI. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  25. Ergonomics: Using Your Computer Get tips on how to set up and use your computer in a way that prevents aches and pains.
  26. Nuclear Medicine Scan
  27. Bones, Joints, and Muscles Has info on finger, hand, and wrist problems as well as shoulder injuries. Also has info on osteoarthritis and fibromyalgia with links to low back pain exercises and info on tennis elbow surgery.
  28. Medicines for bone loss
  29. Paget's Disease of Bone
  30. Bone Movement for Malocclusion
  31. Tests for Low Back Pain Learn why X-rays, CT scans, and MRIs may not find the cause of your low back pain.
  32. Liver and Spleen Scan Discusses nuclear scan to look at liver and spleen for problems. Explains how to prepare for the test, how it is done, and risks. Discusses results and what affects the tests. Looks at other tests that may be done.
  33. Lung VQ Scan
  34. Salivary Gland Scan
  35. Cardiac Perfusion Scan
  36. Coronary Calcium Scan: Should I Have This Test? Guides you through the decision to have a coronary calcium scan. Explains why a coronary calcium scan is done and what it can show. Lists treatments that might come after a coronary calcium scan. Lists risks and benefits. Includes interactive tool to help you decide.
  37. Bone Marrow Aspiration and Biopsy
  38. After Childbirth: Pelvic Bone Problems
  39. How Cystic Fibrosis Affects theBones
  40. Bone Marrow Transplant: Returning Home Learn what to expect and how to care for yourself after a bone marrow transplant.
  41. Cardiac Blood Pool Scan
  42. Thyroid Scan: Understanding the Test Learn what happens before and during a thyroid scan and what the test looks for.
  43. Weight-Bearing Exercises to Maintain Healthy Bones
  44. Bone Marrow Transplant: Before Your Procedure Find out how a bone marrow stem cell transplant replaces damaged cells with healthy ones.
  45. Technetium-Labeled Red Blood Cell Bleeding Scan
  46. Imaging Tests for Epilepsy
  47. Osteosarcoma and Malignant Fibrous Histiocytoma of Bone Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  48. Osteosarcoma and Malignant Fibrous Histiocytoma of Bone Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  49. barium sulfate (oral and rectal)
  50. Lung Cancer: Should I Have Screening? Guides people who are at high risk for lung cancer through the decision on whether to have an annual low-dose CT screening. Discusses the benefits and risks of having screening and the risk for getting lung cancer. Includes an interactive tool to help you decide.
  51. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Discusses test (also called MRI scan) that uses a magnetic field and pulses of radio wave energy to make pictures of organs and structures inside the body. Covers why it is done, how to prepare, and how it is done.
  52. Evaluation and Treatment After a First Seizure
  53. Avascular Necrosis (Osteonecrosis)
  54. Animal and Human Bites Discusses what to do for animal or human bites. Covers puncture wounds, cuts, scrapes, and crushing injuries. Covers bites by adults and kids, dogs and cats, and wild animals. Covers home treatment. Includes tool to help you decide when to call a doctor.
  55. Controlling Pet Allergens
  56. Osteopenia
  57. Cranial Ultrasound
  58. Navicular (Scaphoid) Fracture ofthe Wrist Discusses a break in the navicular (scaphoid) bone, one ofthebones in the wrist. Covers causes and symptoms, such as pain, tenderness, and swelling. Discusses diagnosis using X-rays. Covers treatment with arm cast, splint, or surgery.
  59. Toxoplasmosis During Pregnancy Discusses risks to the fetus of a woman who gets toxoplasmosis during pregnancy. Covers common symptoms like swollen glands. Discusses treatment with antibiotics. Covers how to avoid toxoplasmosis, including avoiding raw meat and contact with cat feces.
  60. Radioactive Iodine Uptake Test
  61. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) ofthe Shoulder Discusses test (also called MRI scan) that uses a magnetic field and pulses of radio wave energy to make pictures ofthe shoulder. Covers why it is done such as checking for unexplained shoulder pain or torn tendons. Discusses results.
  62. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) ofthe Knee Discusses test (also called MRI scan) that uses a magnetic field and pulses of radio wave energy to make pictures ofthe knee. Covers why it is used, including to find problems like arthritis, meniscus injury, or damaged cartilage, ligaments, or tendons.
  63. Stem Cell Transplant for Sickle Cell Disease
  64. Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplant
  65. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) ofthe Spine
  66. Thyroid and Parathyroid Ultrasound Covers imaging test to check the thyroid gland and parathyroid glands. Includes info on problems test checks for, such as lumps in the thyroid gland or enlarged thyroid and parathyroid glands. Covers how it is done. Discusses possible results.
  67. Myelogram
  68. Blocked Tear Ducts: Infracturing
  69. Facial X-Ray
  70. Abdominal Ultrasound
  71. Dengue Fever
  72. Doppler Ultrasound
  73. Osteoporosis Covers causes and symptoms of osteoporosis in women. Looks at treatment with medicine. Includes steps to slow bone loss with exercise, eating healthy foods, and quitting smoking. Covers protecting yourself from falling to prevent broken bones.
  74. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Discusses carpal tunnel syndrome, a condition caused by pressure on the median nerve. Covers causes and symptoms such as tingling or numbness in the hand, forearm, or wrist. Discusses what increases your risk. Covers nonsurgical and surgical treatment.
  75. Hammer, Claw, and Mallet Toes Discusses causes and symptoms of hammer, claw, and mallet toes. Covers diagnosis (including specific tests and exams). Looks at treatment options, including surgery. Also offers home treatment tips.
  76. Prostate Biopsy
  77. Nuchal Translucency Screening Test
  78. Splint Care Tips Discusses splints, which are used when a bone is broken or other tissues injured. Covers how to care for splints and deal with swelling. Discusses complications that may require emergency care.
  79. Osteotomy for Osteoarthritis Covers surgery (osteotomy) to remove a wedge of bone near a damaged joint. Looks at why it is done and what to expect after surgery. Covers physical therapy. Includes info on how well it works and the risks of surgery.
  80. Cast Care Tips Discusses casts, which are used when a bone is broken. Covers how to care for casts and deal with swelling. Discusses complications that may require emergency care.
  81. Shoulder Replacement Surgery Covers shoulder surgery to replace the ends ofbones in a damaged joint. Includes what to expect after surgery, continued recovery, and living with a shoulder replacement. Looks at why it is done, how well it works, and the risks of surgery.
  82. Ultrasound Needle Guidance for Biopsy or Injection
  83. Tests for Erection Problems
  84. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) ofthe Abdomen Discusses test (also called MRI scan) that uses a magnetic field and pulses of radio wave energy to make pictures of organs and structures inside the belly. Covers why it is done, how to prepare, and how it is done. Discusses results.
  85. Stem Cell Transplant for Lupus
  86. Osteoporosis Screening
  87. Total Hip Replacement Surgery Covers surgery to replace ends of both bones in a damaged joint to create new joint surfaces. Includes slideshow on hip replacement. Looks at why it is done and how well it works. Discusses what to expect after surgery and living with a hip replacement.
  88. Echocardiogram
  89. Basic Metabolic Panel Briefly discusses basic metabolic panel, a blood test that measures your sugar (glucose) level, electrolyte and fluid balance, and kidney function. Provides links to more info on specific tests such as blood urea nitrogen, creatinine, and potassium tests.
  90. diphenhydramine and phenylephrine
  91. Heart Tests: When Do You Need Them?
  92. Child Safety: Pets
  93. Cataracts Discusses vision problems caused by cataracts, a painless, cloudy area in lens of eye. Covers symptoms like fuzzy vision, glare from lamps or sun, and frequent changes to eyeglass prescription. Discusses treatment with surgery. Also discusses vision aids.
  94. Sciatica Covers causes of sciatica such as a bulging or ruptured disc, spinal stenosis, and bone spurs. Looks at symptoms such as pain in your back or buttocks. Includes treatment with a cold pack, medicines, and exercises to relieve pain.
  95. Knee Replacement Surgery Covers surgery to replace the ends ofbones in a damaged joint. Includes slideshow on knee replacement. Looks at why surgery is done, risks, and how well it works. Discusses what to expect after surgery and living with a knee replacement.
  96. Testicular Ultrasound
  97. Osteoporosis: Should I Have a Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DXA) Test? Guides through decision to have a dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) test for osteoporosis. Explains DXA test. Includes risk factors for osteoporosis you can and cannot change. Covers benefits and risks. Includes an interactive tool to help you decide.
  98. Craniosynostosis
  99. Calcium (Ca) in Blood Covers calcium (Ca) test to examine calcium level in blood, not stored in bones. Explains why test is done and how to prepare. Includes possible results and what they may mean. Looks at what may affect test results.
  100. Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS) Discusses transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS), a therapy that uses low-voltage electrical current for pain relief. Covers TENS treatment for different illnesses and conditions such as muscle, joint, or bone problems.

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