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CT Three Phase Study KUB

This test is for
Male, Female
Test Preparation
  1. Pregnant women should inform their doctor (and x-ray technician) as the radiations may affect the fetus. If needed, precautions can be taken to lower the radiation exposure to the fetus.
  2. You may have to remove your jewelry and any metal objects which might interfere with the image.


What is CT Three Phase Study KUB?

A CT three phase study KUB is an advanced imaging technique which uses a three phase spiral CT with native, arterial and portal perfusion phases). The region to be scanned is injected with a radio contrast medium at all three phases. This test covers mainly kidney, ureter and bladder (urinary / gall) region.

Why is CT Three Phase Study KUB done?

  1. To detect and diagnose conditions affecting renal structure and functioning
  2. To detect obstructions in the upper urinary tract like stones in the kidneys or bladder
  3. To detect presence of tumors (abnormal growth) in the kidneys or bladder
  4. To detect infections or inflammations in the upper respiratory tract
  5. To detect lesions or abscesses in the kidneys
  6. To guide diagnostic procedures like biopsy or treatment procedures like kidney transplant
  7. To assess the efficacy of a kidney transplant




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