Diagnostics for Imaging & Radiology at Community Medical Center Long Beach

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Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging (Cardiac MRI)

Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is a diagnostic test that uses a magnetic field and pulses of radio wave energy to provide pictures of the heart and blood vessels inside the body.

Type:
Imaging

Cardiac Nuclear Study

Cardiac nuclear study is a painless exam that uses radioactive tracers to capture images of the heart and vascular system.

Type:
Imaging

Chest X-Ray

A chest X-ray is a black and white image of the chest area which shows the heart, lungs and bones of the rib cage.

Type:
Imaging

Computed Tomography (CT Scan)

Computed tomography (CT scan) technology uses X–rays and complex computers to create cross–sectional “slice” images of the body.

Type:
Imaging

Computed Tomography Angiography (CTA)

Computed tomography angiography is an exam that uses a contrast (dye) that is placed into the blood stream so that vessels in the body can be seen when an internal image is taken.

Type:
Imaging

Diagnostic Radiology (X-ray)

X-ray is the oldest and most frequently used form of medical imaging used to diagnose conditions in the chest, bone, sinuses, skull, or spine.

Type:
Imaging

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