Computed Tomography

NO PREPARATION IS REQUIRED for the following exams:

  • Brain
  • Chest
  • OMSS
  • TMSS
  • AMSS
  • Visceral
  • Lithoid through acoustic pores
  • Cervix
  • Abdominal Aorta
  • Thoracic Aorta
  • Dental Scan Upper, Lower Jaw


*** For CT of the Upper Abdominal, Posterior Peritoneal space, the examinee should drink 3 to 4 glasses of diluted  gastrographin, a quarter earlier than scheduled.

*** For CT of the lower abdomen, the examinee must arrive at the Center one and a half hours earlier than the scheduled appointment, to prepare with  gastrographin .


Preparation ALSO REQUIRED for:


  • Dual liver (Dynamic examination for tumors – requires a special syringe to inject contrast)
  • CTPA (pulmonary artery artery, thoracic aorta, abdominal aorta – pelvis / contrast media required)
  • Pyelography (contrast agent only – not gastrographin)


*** In case of allergy, it is necessary to prepare three days before the appointment with antihistamines and administration of cortisone during the examination.

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