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Computed Tomography, Spleen

Computed Tomography, Spleen 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), helical/spiral CT, splenic CT.

Common Use:
To visualize and assess the spleen and surrounding structure for tumor, bleeding, infection, and trauma. Used to monitor the effectiveness of medical, surgical, and radiation therapeutic interventions.

Area Of Application:
Abdomen/spleen.

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Citation

Bladh, Mickey Lynn., and Anne M. Van Leeuwen. "Computed Tomography, Spleen." Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests, 7th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425206/all/Computed_Tomography__Spleen.
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Computed Tomography, Spleen. Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. 7th ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425206/all/Computed_Tomography__Spleen. Accessed April 23, 2019.
Bladh, M. L., & Van Leeuwen, A. M. (2017). Computed Tomography, Spleen. In Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425206/all/Computed_Tomography__Spleen
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Computed Tomography, Spleen [Internet]. In: Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 April 23]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425206/all/Computed_Tomography__Spleen.
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