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Examination Method


Introduction Chest X-ray is performed to visualise organs and structures within the chest cavity such as the lungs, heart, diaphragm, ribs and the main blood vessels. Routinely, the examination is performed with the patient standing. The patient will be instructed to take in a deep breath and hold it for …

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Tele-radiology is the transmission of radiological patient images such as X-ray, CT, MRI and ultrasound from one location to another. The purpose of these image transmissions is to share knowledge with other clinicians or for radiologist’s report. Computers, telephone network and internet facilities are used for the image transmission. Tele-radiology …

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What Is A Mobile X-ray Examination An examination performed on a patient who cannot be brought to the X-ray department such as: – Critically ill patients – Patients requiring intensive care – Patients with infectious disease – Patients on critical life support machines – Forensic cases Types Of Examination Common …

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What Is An Ultrasound Examination? An Ultrasound examination is an examination using sound waves to produce images of selected organs in the body. High frequency sound waves are used and cannot be heard. This examination does not use X-ray. Routine ultrasound examinations are performed and reported by radiologists or physicians. …

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What Is CTU? Computed Tomography Urography (CTU) is a CT examination of the urinary system which includes the kidneys, ureters and bladder. You are advised to drink plenty of water to fill up the urinary bladder. This will help to visualise the urinary system clearly. Contrast media is not used …

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What Is MRI Examination Of The Spine? MRI examination (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of the spine will produce clear images of the spine in various planes with the aid of a computer. MRI uses a magnetic field and radio frequency to produce images of the spine. The magnetic field and radio …

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