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A spinal cord tumor is a noncancerous (benign) or cancerous (malignant) growth in or around the spinal cord. 10 % originate from the cells within the spinal cord; these cause a fluid-filled cavity...
An extra scan using MRI could help to more accurately detect brain abnormalities and give more certainty for parents whose mid-pregnancy ultrasound scan showed a potential problem, according to a stud...
An additional MRI scan during pregnancy could help to more accurately detect fetal abnormalities and give more certainty for parents whose 20-week ultrasound scan showed a potential problem, according...
Brazilian researchers have used virtual reality and a new type of 3-D scan to peek at a developing fetus from all angles — even the inside.
What does the future hold in store for New Zealand science? What are the big issues our small, isolated country will face in a world of accelerating change? Over last two weeks we’ve seen some excel...
Body: Palos Community Hospital in Illinois will participate in a national Alzheimer’s study which will use a certain type of PET scan to help detect protein plaques found in the brain that play...
Body: If you have never seen a CT scan of a non-human thing, look no further. Brought on by curiousity, a radiologist decided to scan a pumpkin using a modality optimized for human extremities. ...
Michael JohnsenThe new Sam's Club Scan & Go mobile app allows members to use their smartphone to completely bypass the checkout lane. read more
A robotic CT scan being used in veterinary medicine for horses could soon eliminate the need for humans to lie in a tube for the same procedure.
A 68-year-old man underwent serial F-FDG PET/CT scan follow-up for lung cancer. Then 5.5 years after the initial F-FDG PET/CT scan, the presumed benign bone tumor in the left clavicle showed markedly ...
Curative treatments of upper gastrointestinal (UGI) cancers carry significant morbidity and mortality. Therefore, accurate pre-treatment staging is important. PET-CT scan is an expensive modality, and...
A 30-year-old man with a history of stage IV AE diffuse large cell lymphoma of left proximal humerus presented with new onset lower limb weakness at completion of chemotherapy. The F-FDG PET-CT scan s...
Cervical spine trauma occurs mostly among young males due to falls and car accidents. The CT scan technology is replacing radiography in many medical clinics as it is very capable in detecting subtle ...