|CT Scan Videos - FAQs|
|Abdomen/Pelvis CT Scan|
|Chest CT scan|
|Extremity CT scan|
|Head/Brain CT scan|
|Sinuses/Face CT scan|
|Spine (cervical, thoracic, lumbar) CT scan|
Extremity CT scan
What is a CT Scan of an Extremity?
How do I prepare for the exam?
Patients that have had plain X-rays or other procedures on the body part to be scanned should bring those films with them if they were done at another facility. Please note that the films will need to remain at Newton-Wellesley until the Radiologist has read the CT scan.
What will happen during the exam?
How long will the procedure take?
What will happen after the exam?
How will I learn the results?
Important: If there is any possibility that you are PREGNANT or NURSING a baby, please speak with your referring physician before your scheduled appointment.