Computed Tomography, Biliary Tract and Liver

Computed Tomography, Biliary Tract and Liver is a topic covered in the Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests.

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General

Synonym/Acronym:
Computed axial tomography (CAT), computed transaxial tomography (CTT), abdominal CT, helical/spiral CT.

Common Use:
To visualize and assess the structure of the liver and biliary tract toward the diagnosis of tumor, obstruction, bleeding, and infection. Used as an evaluation tool for surgical, radiation, and medical therapeutic interventions.

Area Of Application:
Liver, biliary tract, and adjacent structures.

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