CT Scan is an imaging method which is utilized to visualize internal organs in the human body. CT scan reveals the size, shape and location of the tumor.
CT Scan uses X-ray technology for the best results in detecting a particular disorder. It is a fast procedure and non invasive as well. The cross sectional images improve the diagnosis of the particular type of diseases manifolds with the usage of specialized devices and technology. Nowadays, it is considered as the most useful and accurate type of technology for the diagnosis of the diseases.
It uses x-ray as the medium and the image is obtained in the form of a slice or cross section of the body. It can show different organs, bones, and soft tissues with a better clarity as compared to an x-ray scan. CT scans are effective in showing the size, shape, and location of a tumor. The feeding blood vessels connected to the tumour can also be visualized through CT scan.
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