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We found 161 results for Computed Tomography CT or CAT Scan of the Chest
  1. Computed Tomography (CT) Scanofthe Spine
  2. Computed Tomography (CT) Scanofthe Body
  3. Computed Tomography (CT) Scanofthe Head and Face
  4. Computed Tomography Angiogram (CT Angiogram)
  5. Single Photon Emission ComputedTomography (SPECT)
  6. Lung Cancer Screening: Low-Dose CTScan
  7. SPECT Image ofthe Heart
  8. Lung Cancer Screening
  9. Coronary Calcium Scan
  10. Positron Emission Tomography (PET)
  11. Arthrogram (Joint X-Ray)
  12. Intravenous Pyelogram (IVP)
  13. Angiogram
  14. 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.
  15. Chest Problems Discusses possible causes ofchest pain, which include angina, heart attack, pneumothorax, orchest wall pain. Covers heart attack symptoms. Includes interactive tool to decide when to seek care. Offers home treatment and prevention tips.
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  17. Bone Scan
  18. Gallium Scan
  19. 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.
  20. 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.
  21. Testicular Scan
  22. Thyroid Scan
  23. 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.
  24. Chest X-Ray
  25. Types ofChest Injuries
  26. Ergonomics: Using Your Computer Get tips on how to set up and use your computer in a way that prevents aches and pains.
  27. 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.
  28. Lung VQ Scan
  29. Salivary Gland Scan
  30. Cardiac Perfusion Scan
  31. Nuclear Medicine Scan
  32. Tests for Low Back Pain Learn why X-rays, CT scans, and MRIs may not find the cause of your low back pain.
  33. Postural Drainage and Chest Percussion
  34. 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.
  35. Cardiac Blood Pool Scan
  36. Thyroid Scan: Understanding the Test Learn what happens before and during a thyroid scan and what the test looks for.
  37. Sickle Cell Disease: Acute Chest Syndrome
  38. How to Do the Single Knee-to-Chest Exercise Learn how to do the single knee-to-chest exercise to stretch your hip and lower back.
  39. Technetium-Labeled Red Blood Cell Bleeding Scan
  40. Imaging Tests for Epilepsy
  41. barium sulfate (oral and rectal)
  42. 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.
  43. 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.
  44. Evaluation and Treatment After a First Seizure
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  46. 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.
  47. Thoracentesis
  48. Is It a Heart Attack? Hear a story about how heart attacks may feel different than you expect.
  49. Controlling Pet Allergens
  50. dextromethorphan and guaifenesin
  51. Cystic Fibrosis: Ways to Clear the Airways
  52. Cranial Ultrasound
  53. 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.
  54. Radioactive Iodine Uptake Test
  55. 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.
  56. Myelogram
  57. Bone Density
  58. Abdominal Ultrasound
  59. Using Nitroglycerin for Angina Discusses using nitroglycerin to treat angina, a type ofchest pain. Covers how to take the drug. Provides info on side effects and interactions with other drugs. Covers how to store nitroglycerin. Includes info on when to call for emergency help.
  60. Scarlet Fever Briefly discusses scarlet fever, a term used for strep throat with a rash. Covers symptoms like red rash on chest, on abdomen, and in skin folds. Covers how it is treated. Also covers complications.
  61. PTSD and Panic Attacks Covers panic attack, an intense fear that comes on suddenly. Looks at physical symptoms such as chest pain, pounding heartbeat, and sweating. Includes getting treatment with cognitive-behavioral therapy or medicine.
  62. Doppler Ultrasound
  63. guaifenesin and phenylephrine
  64. Mediastinoscopy Discusses mediastinoscopy, a surgical procedure used to find problems in the upper chest and lungs. Covers why and how it is done. Looks at risks and how to prepare. Covers normal and abnormal results. Covers what to think about when having a mediastinoscopy.
  65. Prostate Biopsy
  66. Nuchal Translucency Screening Test
  67. Ultrasound Needle Guidance for Biopsy or Injection
  68. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) ofthe Spine
  69. Tests for Erection Problems
  70. 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.
  71. 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.
  72. 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.
  73. COPD: Clearing Your Lungs Learn three ways to get mucus out of your lungs so you can breathe easier.
  74. Nitrates for Coronary Artery Disease Looks at medicines to stop chest pain (angina). Lists generic and brand names, such as nitroglycerin (Nitro-Dur). Info on how well nitrates work, side effects, and warning not to use them with erection medicines such as Cialis, Levitra, and Viagra.
  75. Lungs and Airways Has info on general coughs, pneumonia, tuberculosis, and COPD. Also has chest X-ray info and interactive topics on bronchitis and croup.
  76. History and Physical Exam for Atrial Fibrillation Covers questions your doctor may ask about your medical history to diagnose atrial fibrillation. Includes asking about chest pain. Covers what your doctor may do during the physical exam. Covers possible findings such as irregular pulse or heartbeat.
  77. Acute Coronary Syndrome Covers angina and symptoms that happen when the heart does not get enough blood. Covers unstable angina and heart attack. Discusses treatment with medicines, angioplasty, or bypass surgery. Offers prevention tips.
  78. Echocardiogram
  79. 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.
  80. 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.
  81. Child Safety: Pets
  82. 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.
  83. 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.
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  85. Pleural Effusion
  86. guaifenesin
  87. Heart Tests: When Do You Need Them?
  88. Heart Attack and Unstable Angina Covers causes of heart attack (myocardial infarction) and unstable angina. Discusses symptoms like chest pain or pressure. Explains MI and angina differences. Offers prevention tips. Covers diagnostic tests and treatment with medicines and surgery.
  89. Testicular Ultrasound
  90. Pelvic Ultrasound Discusses test that uses sound waves to make a picture of organs and structures in the lower belly (pelvis). Covers transabdominal, transrectal, and transvaginal ultrasound. Discusses use to check for different cancers.
  91. Lung Biopsy
  92. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) ofthe Head
  93. cyclosporine
  94. Quick Tips: Taking Charge of Your Angina
  95. guaifenesin and pseudoephedrine
  96. Chemistry Screen
  97. Ambulatory Electrocardiogram
  98. Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax) Briefly discusses causes and symptoms of a collapsed lung (also called pneumothorax). Covers how it is diagnosed and treated. Links to info on COPD, asthma, cystic fibrosis, and pneumonia.
  99. Allergies: Avoiding Indoor Triggers Discusses ways to avoid indoor allergy triggers. Covers common indoor allergens such as dust mites and pet dander. Covers reasons to avoid them. Offers cleaning tips to reduce allergens in the home.
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