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3D CT Scan

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  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.
  3. Inform your doctor and technician if you have any stents, implants or pacemakers in your body.
  4. Depending on the area to be imaged, you may be asked to wear a hospital gown at the time of the scan.

Overview


What is 3D CT Scan?

3D Computerized Tomography (CT) Scan is a diagnostic procedure where rotating beams of X-rays are used to create cross sectional images of internal organs of the whole body or a specific area as required. These images can then be used to create a three dimensional image of the various body parts.

Why is 3D CT Scan done?

  1. • To obtain accurate images of bones as well as most soft tissues • For identificatiion of location and nature of any damage to tissues or bones due to injury or other health conditions • To determine presence and location of tumors or other abnormal tissues and inflammations • To measure bone density and diagnose conditions of the bones • For assessment of the physical structure and condition of brain and to determine problems like bleeding, swelling, etc.

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Vcare was inaugurated on 13th of February, 2013 by the Honorable Mayor of Mumbai - Mr. Sunil Prabhu. Vcare Imaging and Diagnostic center is part of Sawant Life Care Hospital Pvt. Ltd. Vcare Imaging & Diagnostic Centre is an ultramodern Diagnostic and Imaging Medical Centre located in Kandivali, Mumbai. Our Doctors, have special expertise and exhaustive in-depth experience in MRI and CT. They bring a combined experience of more than 20 years of clinical practice.
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