HD CT Scans with 3D

Summit Blvd Animal Hospital and Laser Center

4444 Summit Boulevard
West Palm Beach, FL 33406

(561)439-7900

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HD CT Scans with 3D

We are pleased to now offer high-definition CT scans with 3D. The revolutionary HD CT with 3D provides more detail than most traditional CT scans. This imaging will allow us to effectively diagnose certain issues in pets and allows for a more accurate prognosis and treatment planning. It is highly recommend when the following occur:

HEAD & NECK

  • Swelling in the head (facial, oral, ear, ocular, etc.)
  • Head trauma/fracture
  • Pituitary tumor
  • Nasophareyngeal polyp
  • Nasal discharge
  • Epistaxis
  • Dental disease
  • Tympanic bulla evaluation (middle vs. external ear disease distinction)
  • Cervical masses (lymph node, thyroid, etc.)

THORAX

  • Lung metastasis check
  • Source of pleural effusion
  • Source of pneumothorax or pneumomediastinum
  • Suspect lung lobe torsion
  • Pulmonary masses
  • Mediastinal disease/masses
  • Staging of thoracic tumors

ABDOMEN

  • Portosystemic shunts
  • Intra-abdominal masses (liver, spleen, adrenal, pancreas, etc.)
  • Intravenous urogram for ectopic ureters
  • Urethral mass & stones
  • Colonic and rectal masses
  • Staging of abdominal tumors

OTHER

  • Elbow dysplasia
  • Complicated long bone joint or pelvic fractures
  • Spinal fractures/luxations
  • Appendicular skeleton mass (muscle, cutaneous, SQ and/or bone)
  • Intrapelvic masses (prostate, cervix, vaginal)
  • Discospondylitis
  • Staging of any tumor
  • Angular limb deformities
  • When ultrasound is not definitive