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Radiology

The department provides the following services:

Diagnostic Radiology

An x-ray is a picture of the inside of the body made with high energy radiation. An x-ray can show bones, tissues or parts of organs. X-ray pictures do not hurt. 

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Computerized Nuclear Medicine

Computerized Nuclear Medicine is a special examination that takes pictures to see how well your organs function. These pictures take longer than x-rays and require your child to be very still.

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Ultrasound

Ultrasound is a test that uses sound waves to show pictures of the inside of the body. It may also be called a sonogram. An ultrasound takes pictures by bouncing sound waves off anatomy inside the body. The entire test is done from outside the body.

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Computerized Tomography (CT)

A CT scan is a set of pictures that shows the inside of the body. A CT scan can be used to look at any part of the body.

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Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

MRI is a test that uses a large magnet, radio waves, and a computer to take pictures of the inside of the body.

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Interventional Radiology

Interventional Radiology is a team that performs procedures through a stick in the skin guided by an x-ray to diagnose and treat vascular and non-vascular disorders.