Category Archives: Fluoroscopy

Arthrography

An arthrogram is a series of images, often X-rays, of a joint after injection of a contrast medium. The injection is normally done under a local anesthetic. The radiologist performs the study utilizing fluoroscopy or ultrasound to guide the placement … Continue reading

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Myelography

Myelography is a type of radiographic examination that uses a contrast medium to detect pathology of the spinal cord, including the location of a spinal cord injury, cysts, and tumors. The procedure often involves injection of contrast medium into the … Continue reading

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Barium Enema (BE or lower GI)

A barium enema, or lower gastrointestinal (GI) examination, is an X-ray examination of the large intestine (colon and rectum). The test is used to help diagnose diseases and other problems that affect the large intestine. To make the intestine visible … Continue reading

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Fluoroscopy

Fluoroscopy – a procedure that utilizes a fluoroscope to view internal organs of the body. This is useful during diagnostic injections and pain management procedures. Myelography – used to detect a tumor, an infection or other problems with the spine … Continue reading

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