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computed tomography

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Place of execution: complementary diagnostic tests of nuclear magnetic resonance (rmn) computed axial tomography (tac) ultrasound (echo) and conventional radiology, to the protected population in "mutual midat cyclops, mcss n1" in the territorial scope of albacete.
I learned from his father that while in the ED, Jackson had undergone a computed axial tomography (CAT, or CT) scan of his head.
The medical field, in particular, has exposed the public to tomographic methods through now common medical procedures such as computed axial tomography (CAT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and positron emission tomography (PET).
We performed thoracic high-resolution computed axial tomography (HRCT), using 7 mm helical technique after intravenous contrast administration followed by high-resolution imaging, using 1 mm collimation every 1 cm from lung apex to base (Figure 1B-D).
Ultrasound is becoming more popular, but remains second to computed axial tomography.
An Indonesian patient receives a Computed Axial Tomography (CAT) scan aboard the hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH 19).
That's where computed axial tomography scanning can make a difference.

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