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Computed tomography scan

... Computed tomography scan. ... CT scans show a slice, or cross-section, of the
body. ... Because the picture is made by a computer, it can be enlarged to ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/understandingyourdiagnosis/examsandtestdescriptions/imagingradiologytests/imaging-radiology-tests-ct

Study Estimates Children's Potential Cancer Risk from CT ...

... The study calculated how much use of computed tomography (CT) scans
in children has increased over the past 2 decades. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/news/study-estimates-childrens-potential-cancer-risk-from-ct-scans

CT Scans in Children Raise Risk of Cancer

... Computed tomography (CT) scans in children have been linked to a small
increased risk for later developing leukemia and brain cancer, according ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/news/ct-scans-in-children-raise-risk-of-cancer

How are soft tissue sarcomas diagnosed?

... Computed tomography scans. ... one picture like a conventional x-ray, a CT
scanner takes ... A computer then combines these pictures into an image of a ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/sarcoma-adultsofttissuecancer/detailedguide/sarcoma-adult-soft-tissue-cancer-diagnosis

How is Hodgkin disease staged?

... Computed tomography (CT) scan. ... A computer translates the pattern into a very
detailed image of parts of ... Positron emission tomography (PET) scan. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/hodgkindisease/detailedguide/hodgkin-disease-staging

How is vaginal cancer diagnosed?

... The computed tomography (CT) scan is an x-ray test that ... like a standard x-ray,
a CT scanner takes ... A computer then combines these pictures into an ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/vaginalcancer/detailedguide/vaginal-cancer-diagnosis

How is ovarian cancer diagnosed?

... Computed tomography (CT) scans. ... picture, like a conventional x-ray, a CT
scanner takes ... A computer then combines these pictures into an image of ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/ovariancancer/detailedguide/ovarian-cancer-diagnosis

Study Estimates Children's Potential Cancer Risk from CT ...

... The study calculated how much use of computed tomography (CT) scans
in children has increased over the past 2 decades. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/study-estimates-childrens-potential-cancer-risk-from-ct-scans

How is testicular cancer diagnosed?

... Computed tomography (CT) scan. ... one picture, like a standard x-ray, a CT
scanner takes ... A computer then combines these pictures into an image of ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/testicularcancer/detailedguide/testicular-cancer-diagnosis

How is thymus cancer diagnosed?

... The computed tomography (CT) scan is an x-ray procedure that ... a regular
x-ray, a CT scanner takes ... A computer then combines these into images of ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/thymuscancer/detailedguide/thymus-cancer-diagnosis