What: A CT Scan is a special type of x-ray technology that produces detailed pictures of structures inside your body. During the scan, you will lie on a table. You will hear a faint humming and clicking as the machine operates; however, the CT unit is open enough for you to be able to communicate with your technician while the procedure takes place.
Time: Approximately 10-30 minutes
Prep: Patients are unable to eat/drink 4 hours prior to study for the following tests:
Chest / Thorax
Soft Tissue Neck
Internal Auditory Canals (IACs)/ Temporal