A CT scan, also called X-ray computed tomography (X-ray CT) or computerized axial tomography scan (CAT scan), makes use of computer-processed combinations of many X-ray images taken from different angles to produce cross-sectional (tomographic) images (virtual 'slices') of specific areas of a scanned object, allowing the user to see inside the object without cutting.
- Fast & Simple
- It is painless, noninvasive, & very accurate.
- Determining when surgeries are necessary
- Reducing the need for exploratory surgeries
- Improving cancer diagnosis and treatment
- Reducing the length of hospitalizations