Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) is a non-invasive non- non ionizing imaging test that uses a magnetic field and pulses of radio wave energy to make pictures of organs and structures inside the body. In many cases MRI gives different information about structures in the body than can be seen with an X-ray, ultrasound, or Computed Tomography (CT) scan. MRI also may show problems that cannot be seen with other imaging modalities, due to its superior soft tissue resolution.
A Computed Tomography (CT) scan is a non-invasive imaging test that uses X-rays (ionizing radiations) to make detailed pictures of structures inside of the body. A CT scan uses a computer that takes data from several X-ray images of structures inside our body and converts them into pictures on a monitor.
Please note that certain CT tests require special preparedness, like a CT Abdomen & Pelvic Scan requires one to be on fasting, while drinking water can be taken. We advise you to take up a prior notice to get prepared for your test.
The Digital X-Ray ensures higher-quality radiographs with the very least exposure and much lower costs. It avoids limitations of film processing and development chemicals. This ensures faster test results and more accuracy.
Mammography is a specific type of imaging test that uses a low-dose x-ray system to examine the breasts. A mammographic exam, called a mammogram, is used to aid in the early detection and diagnosis of breast diseases in women.
Diagnostic Sonography (Ultrasonography) is an ultrasound-based diagnostic imaging technique used for visualizing subcutaneous body structures including tendons, muscles, joints, vessels and internal organs for possible pathology or lesions. The practice of examining pregnant women using ultrasound is called Obstetric Sonography, and is widely used.
Please note that certain Sonography tests requires special preparedness, like a Sonography Abdomen & Pelvic Scan requires one to be on fasting, while drinking water can be taken. We advise you to take up a prior notice to get prepared for your test.
A Doppler ultrasound test uses reflected sound waves to see how blood flows through a blood vessel. During pregnancy, Doppler ultrasound may be used to look at blood flow in an unborn baby (fetus) to check the health of the fetus. Doppler studies can also be applied in suspected venous thrombosis, vascular diseases, as well as general vascular assessment.
Color Doppler uses standard ultrasound methods to produce a picture of a blood vessel. Also, a computer converts the Doppler sounds into colors that are overlaid on the image of the blood vessel and that represent the speed and direction of blood flow through the vessel.