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Abdomen, routine; large (370 - 500 mm)

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Philips CT Clinical Science Philips Healthcare USA


Description
Clinical AreaAbdomen / Pelvis
AnatomyRoutine Abdomen
ExamCardAbdomen, Routine; Large (370 - 500 mm)
InstitutionIndiana University
Publication DateSep 1, 2004
ScannerBrilliance 40 Channel Version: Brilliance Version 1.2
Abdomen, Routine; Large (370 - 500 mm)
Scan 1Injection Protocol
Scan 2Surview
Scan 3Scan
Scan 4Post Processing Visualization


Injection Protocol
Power InjectorYes
RouteRAC or LAC
Size of Angiocath20 G
Contrast TypeIsovue
Amount of Contrast150 ml
Concentration of Contrast300 mg/ml
Contrast Injection Rate3 ml/sec
Amount of SalineN/A
Saline Injection RateN/A
Delay(s) to Scan75 seconds

Surview
Landmark - Feet FirstMost superior diaphragm: internal laser
Length of Surview500 mm
TipsVertical laser mid abdomen

Scan
Scan ModeHelical
ResolutionStandard
Collimation32 x 1.25
FOV370-500 mm
Thickness1.375 mm
Increment0.69 mm
Pitch0.67
Rotation Time0.75 seconds
kV120
mAs450
Matrix512
FilterA - Smooth
Window/Level400/40 Soft Tissue
Scan DirectionSuperior to Inferior
CoverageDiaphragm to iliac crest
Approximate Scan Time8 seconds
Additonal ReconstructionsAxialThickness: 5 mmIncrement: 4 mm
Planar Generated Data SetsUse raw 1.375 imagesCoronalThickness: 5 mmIncrement: 4 mm
Images to PACSAxial: 5 x 4'sCoronals: 5 x 4's
TipsYou may also consider 140 kV

Post Processing Visualization
ApplicationWorkspace - CT Viewer
RenderingAverage and MIP
Thickness4 mm
OrientationAxial and Coronal


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Brilliance 40-channel
abdomen, bariatric, Body, Brilliance Version 1.2, CT Viewer, MIP, Pelvis, routine abdomen
 

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