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Radiology Prep for Patients

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Regardless of whether you, your child, partner, or parent has an appointment for a radiological examination, there may be many questions you have e.g. on how best to prepare for it, how the exam works or how long it will last. Learn more about how you can get prepared for an upcoming MRI and CT procedure here:

A computed tomography (CT) scan combines a series of X-ray images taken from different angles and provides more detailed information than a two-dimensional X-ray. A CT scan can be used to visualize nearly all body parts, and is used to find and characterize a disease or injury, as well as to plan medical, surgical or radiation treatment.

Learn all about what will happen during a CT scan in this little video

Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is a type of medical imaging used to examine almost any part of the body. MRI can be used to help diagnose a variety of medical conditions from concussions to cancers, or assess how well a current treatment is working and plan future treatments.

Learn all about what will happen during a MRI scan in this little video