Explanation of the Exam
This scan produces cross-sectional x-ray images of the chest. It is used to diagnose diseases of the lung, heart, and other organs or tissues of the chest. In some cases, intravenous contrast may be injected.
Approximate Exam Time
Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your appointment. Please inform the staff if there is any possibility of PREGNANCY or history of contrast allergy at the time of scheduling your appointment.