Computed Tomography, Pancreas

Computed Tomography, Pancreas 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 pancreas toward assisting in diagnosing tumors, masses, cancer, bleeding, infection, and abscess. Used as an evaluation tool for surgical, radiation, and medical therapeutic interventions.

Area Of Application:
Pancreas.

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