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We found 500 results for Computed Tomography CT or CAT Scan of the Brain
  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.
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  16. Chemo Brain
  17. Nicotine and theBrain Learn why nicotine makes it hard to quit smoking and how it can be overcome.
  18. Brain Aneurysm Briefly discusses brain aneurysm (also called cerebral aneurysm). Covers possible causes, including hardening ofthe arteries, hypertension, and smoking. Lists symptoms. Discusses treatment with surgery. Links to info on strokes.
  19. 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.
  20. Bone Scan
  21. Gallium Scan
  22. 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.
  23. 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.
  24. Testicular Scan
  25. Thyroid Scan
  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. Deep Brain Stimulation
  28. Brain and Nervous System Includes info on dizziness, lightheadedness, and vertigo. Also has links to multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's disease, and Alzheimer's disease as well as information on diabetic neuropathy and seizures.
  29. Traumatic Brain Injury
  30. Tests for Low Back Pain Learn why X-rays, CT scans, and MRIs may not find the cause of your low back pain.
  31. 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.
  32. Lung VQ Scan
  33. Salivary Gland Scan
  34. Cardiac Perfusion Scan
  35. Nuclear Medicine Scan
  36. Depression: Balancing Brain Chemicals Learn how depression medicines balance chemicals in your brain to help you feel better.
  37. Brain Aneurysm: Endovascular Embolization
  38. Meningitis: Medicines for Pressure on theBrain
  39. Brain Natriuretic Peptide (BNP) Test Gives info on test for BNP hormone to tell how well the heart works. Tells how BNP checks for heart failure. Tells how to get ready for test. Includes what results mean. Also discusses things that affect test results, such as some health problems and medicines.
  40. 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.
  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. Speech Problems From Brainor Nervous System Damage
  44. Technetium-Labeled Red Blood Cell Bleeding Scan
  45. Imaging Tests for Epilepsy
  46. Childhood Brain Stem Glioma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  47. Cranial Ultrasound
  48. Childhood Brain and Spinal Cord Tumors Treatment Overview (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  49. Childhood Brain Stem Glioma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  50. Childhood Brain and Spinal Cord Tumors Treatment Overview (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  51. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) ofthe Head
  52. barium sulfate (oral and rectal)
  53. 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.
  54. Evaluation and Treatment After a First Seizure
  55. 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.
  56. 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.
  57. Concussion
  58. Myelogram
  59. nesiritide
  60. Controlling Pet Allergens
  61. Stroke: Know the Signs and Act FAST Learn an easy way to recognize stroke symptoms and know when to call 911.
  62. Stroke Discusses ischemic stroke, hemorrhagic stroke, and TIA (transient ischemic attack). Describes stroke symptoms and importance of acting fast if symptoms develop. Covers stroke treatment and prevention.
  63. What Is a Stroke? Learn what a stroke is and what problems it can cause.
  64. 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.
  65. Hemorrhagic Stroke
  66. Changing Negative Thoughts Learn how to train your brain to work for you, not against you.
  67. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) ofthe Spine
  68. Radioactive Iodine Uptake Test
  69. 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.
  70. Bone Density
  71. 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.
  72. Abdominal Ultrasound
  73. Doppler Ultrasound
  74. What Is a TIA? Learn about transient ischemic attacks (TIAs) and what the risks are when you have one.
  75. Prostate Biopsy
  76. Nuchal Translucency Screening Test
  77. diphenhydramine and phenylephrine
  78. Congenital Hydrocephalus
  79. Hemispherectomy for Epilepsy
  80. Ultrasound Needle Guidance for Biopsy or Injection
  81. Tests for Erection Problems
  82. 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.
  83. 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.
  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. Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA) Discusses transient ischemic attack (TIA), sometimes called a mini-stroke. Covers causes, including blood clot as a result of atherosclerosis. Looks at treatment with medicines, surgery, and lifestyle changes. Discusses prevention steps.
  86. Echocardiogram
  87. 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.
  88. 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.
  89. 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.
  90. Child Safety: Pets
  91. Heart Tests: When Do You Need Them?
  92. Testicular Ultrasound
  93. 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.
  94. Lung Biopsy
  95. cyclosporine
  96. Chemistry Screen
  97. Ambulatory Electrocardiogram
  98. cyclosporine ophthalmic
  99. Encephalitis
  100. 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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