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We found 170 results for Computed Tomography CT or CAT Scan of the Spine
  1. Computed Tomography (CT) ScanoftheSpine
  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.
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  16. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) oftheSpine
  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. Lumbosacral Region oftheSpine
  24. Bacterial Infections oftheSpine
  25. 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.
  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. Tests for Low Back Pain Learn why X-rays, CT scans, and MRIs may not find the cause of your low back pain.
  28. Proper Back Posture (Neutral Spine)
  29. 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.
  30. Lung VQ Scan
  31. Salivary Gland Scan
  32. Cardiac Perfusion Scan
  33. Nuclear Medicine Scan
  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. Technetium-Labeled Red Blood Cell Bleeding Scan
  38. Imaging Tests for Epilepsy
  39. barium sulfate (oral and rectal)
  40. Bone Density
  41. 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.
  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. Evaluation and Treatment After a First Seizure
  44. Scoliosis in Children and Teens
  45. Scoliosis In Adults
  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. Spinal Manipulation
  48. Spinal X-Ray
  49. Lumbar Spondylosis
  50. Spinal Decompression for Neck Pain
  51. Cervical Spinal Fusion
  52. Controlling Pet Allergens
  53. Cranial Ultrasound
  54. 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.
  55. Radioactive Iodine Uptake Test
  56. Spina Bifida
  57. Ankylosing Spondylitis Discusses ankylosing spondylitis, a condition that causes pain, stiffness, and swelling in thespine. Covers causes and symptoms. Looks at treatment with conditioning exercises, medicines, and surgery. Offers home treatment tips.
  58. 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.
  59. Myelogram
  60. Abdominal Ultrasound
  61. Doppler Ultrasound
  62. Nerve Block for Pain Relief Provides brief discussion on nerve block for pain relief. Explains that it is done by injecting a drug into or around a nerve or into thespine. Covers when and why nerve blocks are used. Also covers risks.
  63. Scoliosis: Spinal Instrumentation Without Fusion
  64. Prostate Biopsy
  65. Nuchal Translucency Screening Test
  66. diphenhydramine and phenylephrine
  67. Ultrasound Needle Guidance for Biopsy or Injection
  68. Tests for Erection Problems
  69. 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.
  70. 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.
  71. 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.
  72. Echocardiogram
  73. 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.
  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. 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.
  77. Child Safety: Pets
  78. Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  79. Heart Tests: When Do You Need Them?
  80. Testicular Ultrasound
  81. 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.
  82. Lung Biopsy
  83. Scoliosis: Should My Child Have Surgery? Guides through decision to have your child have surgery for scoliosis. Discusses curves ofthespine and when surgery is normally the best choice for treatment. Covers benefits and risks. Includes an interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  84. Degenerative Disc Disease Covers causes and symptoms of changes in your spinal discs as you age. Includes changes that can result in back or neck pain, osteoarthritis, herniated disc, and spinal stenosis. Looks at treatment with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs.
  85. Proper Sitting for a Healthy Back
  86. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) ofthe Head
  87. Low Back Pain: Should I Have an MRI? Guides through the decision to have magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) for low back pain. Discusses the problems an MRI can find and why it may not show the source of pain. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
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  89. Chemistry Screen
  90. Ambulatory Electrocardiogram
  91. Multiple Sclerosis: MRI Results
  92. cyclosporine ophthalmic
  93. 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.
  94. 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.
  95. Proper Sitting and Lifting for a Healthy Back Learn how to sit and lift correctly to keep your back healthy.
  96. Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm: Should I Get a Screening Test? Guides through decision to have screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm. Includes pros such as finding aneurysms so that they can be treated. Also explains the possible harm that could come if the test leads to risky surgery. Includes interactive tool to help you decide.
  97. Spinal Curves in Scoliosis
  98. Scoliosis Surgery: Posterior Approach
  99. Scoliosis: Wearing a Brace
  100. Colorectal Cancer: Which Screening Test Should I Have? Guides you through choosing a test to check for colorectal cancer. Looks at symptoms of colorectal cancer. Covers stool tests, sigmoidoscopy, colonoscopy, and virtual colonoscopy. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.

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