CT Abdomen Scan, Abdominal CT Scan
CT abdomen scans give doctors a 3-dimensional visual image that provides doctors with detailed information about diseases and disorders of the abdominal region. The abdomen, known more commonly as the “belly,” contains all the structures between the chest and the pelvis. With a CT abdomen scan, doctors can screen patients for diseases and disorders of the following organs:
CT abdomen scans give doctors more detailed information on conditions in these areas than do regular x-rays (radiographs).