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What is CT Hand?
The Computerized Tomography (CT) Scan of the hand is a diagnostic procedure where rotating beams of X-rays are used to create cross sectional images of the hand which can then be used to create a three dimensional image of the hand. This image can be used to visualise the bones, joints and the surrounding soft tissues of the hand.
Why is CT Hand done?
- • To detect the fractures of the bones of the hand not visible on a simple X-ray • To detect the cause of any unexplained pain in the hand • To detect any infection, injury or inflammation of the soft tissues like the muscle, the tendons and ligaments of the hand • To diagnose any suspected infection, osteoporosis, deformities or abnormal growth of the bones and arthritis (inflammation of the joints) • To guide and monitor the biopsy procedures or the operative procedures
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