COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY (CT) SCAN

COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY (CT) SCAN

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Please note, treatments may vary by location.

CT scans, sometimes called CAT scans, are specialized x-rays used to diagnose and treat certain medical conditions. CT scans are most commonly used to study the chest, abdomen and pelvis and are helpful in diagnosing cancers, vascular diseases and bone injuries.