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Technician adjusting the bone density scanner for patient

Bone Density Scan (DXA)

A bone density scan (DXA) is an enhanced form of X-ray technology that is used to measure bone loss.

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Technician preparing patient for CT scan

Computed Tomography (CT) Scan

A CT scan is a non-invasive medical procedure used to help diagnose and treat medical conditions.

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Woman standing in front of an MRI machine

Interventional Radiology (IR)

Interventional radiology refers to a specialized area of radiology that uses X-ray, fluoroscopy, ultrasound and other imaging technologies to treat a variety of medical conditions without surgery.

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Patient and technician getting ready for MRI

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is a non-invasive medical test that helps physicians diagnose and treat medical conditions.

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Technician preparing the Mammogram machine for patient

Mammography

A mammogram is an X-ray exam of the breast that is used to detect and evaluate breast changes.

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Patient being prepared for an MRI with contrast

Nuclear Medicine

Nuclear medicine is a special branch of imaging that uses tiny amounts of radioactive substances called radiotracers to diagnose disease and evaluate functions within the body.

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PET CT scanner at Florida Hospital

PET-CT

Positron emission tomography and computed tomography (PET-CT) have revolutionized cancer care by providing detailed scans for diagnosis, surgical planning, treatment planning as well as treatment monitoring.

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Technician performing ultrasound on pregnant patient

Ultrasound

Ultrasound imaging, also called ultrasound scanning or sonography, is a non-invasive medical test that helps physicians diagnose and treat medical conditions.

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Nurse technician standing next to mammogram machine

Women’s Imaging

Women have unique imaging needs – from routine mammograms and bone density scans to fertility tests and the monitoring of fetal development.

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Patient being prepared for standing chest Xray

X-ray

X-ray, often called Radiography, produces a two-dimensional image of the inside of the body. The x-ray beam passes through the body and is captured on a computerized detector.

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