IMAGING

CediMed has an imaging service specialized in providing accurate and timely results to contribute effectively in the diagnosis of our patients through the vast variety of images offered by technology.

DIAGNOSTIC IMAGING

Tomografía Multicorte

This is a diagnostic method that uses ionizing radiation for anatomical images of the body in a transverse plane.

SEE STUDIES

Head and neck region studies

  • Skull CT scan
  • Sella Turcica CT scan
  • Orbit CT
  • Ear (Mastoid) CT scan
  • Face CT scan
  • Sinuses CT scan
  • Dental CT scan
  • Neck CT scan
  • Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) CT scan
  • Sialo-CT scan and Dacryo-CT scan

Thorax region studies

  • Thoracic CT scan
  • Thoracic high resolution CT scan (HRCT)
  • Rib cage CT scan
  • Sternoclavicular joint CT scan
  • Calcium scoring
  • Heart CT scan

Abdomen and pelvis region studies

  • Abdominal CT scan
  • Abdominal CT scan emphasis on pancreas
  • Volumetric CT scan of abdomen
  • 3-phase CT scan (Cholangio-CT Scan)
  • Urotomography
  • Uro-CT scan
  • Virtual colonoscopy
  • CT enterography (combined with multipurpose equipment)
  • Cystic-CT scan
  • Pelvic CT scan

Lumbar region studies

  • Cervical spine CT scan
  • Thoracic spine CT scan
  • Lumbar or lumbosacral spine CT scan
  • Lumbar or lumbosacral spine CT scan

Upper extremity region studies

  • Clavicle CT scan
  • Acromioclavicular joint (ACJ) CT scan
  • Scapula (Shoulder Blade) CT scan
  • Shoulder CT scan
  • Humerus (arm) CT scan
  • Elbow CT scan
  • Forearm CT scan
  • Wrist (fist) CT scan
  • Hand or finger CT scan

Lower extremity region studies

  • Femur CT scan
  • Knee CT scan (Patella dynamics, TT, TG, Femoral anteversion)
  • Tibia and fibula (lower calf) CT scan
  • Ankle (hindfoot) CT scan
  • Calcaneus CT scan
  • Foot (forefoot) CT scan

Interventional CT procedures

  • Myelo-CT scan
  • Cistern CT scan
  • Biopses
  • Drains
  • Nephrostomy
pet-ct-medellin

This is a non-invasive diagnostic technique based on glucose uptake, which allows the production of images showing the metabolism and functioning of tissues and organs.

Medicina Núclear

Nuclear medicine is the branch of medicine that uses gamma radiation for diagnosis, assessment, monitoring and research in patients with various conditions (Beta radiation is used in some treatments). It has the property of allowing repeated studies in adult and pediatric patients, given its low body radiation. It is noteworthy that non-invasive procedure.

SEE STUDIES

Endocrinology

  • Thyroid scintigraphy with technetium (99mTc)
  • Thyroid scintigraphy with I-131
  • I-131 uptake 4 and/or 24 hours
  • I-131 whole body scan (tracking metastasis)
  • Radioisotope therapy (hyperthyroidism, thyroid cancer)
  • Parathyroid scintigraphy
  • Parotid and salivary glands scintigraphy
  • Adrenal scintigraphy with iodine cholesterol
  • Adrenal therapy with metaiodobenzylguanidine
  • Octreotide scintigraphy
  • MIBG scintigraphy (pheochromocytoma)

Neurology

  • SPECT brain scintigraphy
  • Dynamic brain scintigraphy (brain death study)
  • Cistern scintigraphy
  • SPECT brain scintigraphy with TRODAT

Nephro-Urology

  • Sequential renogram with glomerular filtration
  • Effective renal plasma flow (MAG3) scintigraphy
  • Static renal scintigraphy (DMSA)
  • Basal and post-captopril scintigraphy
  • Testicular perfusion and scrotal scintigraphy
  • Cysto-scintigraphy

Skeletal system

  • Whole-body or segmentary bone scintigraphy
  • Three-phase bone scintigraphy
  • SPECT bone scintigraphy

Pulmonology

  • Lung perfusion scintigraphy
  • Pulmonary ventilation scintigraphy
  • Pulmonary ventilation and perfusion scintigraphy
  • Pulmonary hemorrhage imaging

Nuclear Cardiology

  • First-step analysis (Shunt detection)
  • Left ventricular ejection fraction
  • Myocardial perfusion with isonitriles at rest and at stress
  • Pyrophosphate myocardial scintigraphy
Radiología Intervencionista

It is an imaging technique to diagnose or treat pathologies with a minimally invasive procedure using contrast media.

SEE STUDIES

Head and neck region studies

  • Dacryocystography
  • Sialography
  • Angiography (pan-angiography)
  • Swallowing mechanism

Body region studies

  • Esophagram
  • Esophagus stomach and duodenum
  • Intestinal transit
  • Barium enema
  • Colon colostomy
  • Fistulogramphy
  • Cholangiography T tube or transparietohepatic
  • Cystourethrography: retrograde and voiding
  • Hysterosalpingography
  • Angiography: abdominal, thoracic, aorta and lower limbs
  • Venography (phlebography
  • Pyelogram (pyelography): antegrade or retrograde
Densitometría

This is a diagnostic test that allows bone mineral density measures by calculating the amount of bone calcium with X-ray.

SEE STUDIES

  • Bone Densitometry
  • Morphometry
Ecografía Ginecológica

It is a noninvasive technique that provides a visualization of the female internal genital organs.

Ecografía Doppler Color Medellín

It is an ultrasound based technique which uses the Doppler effect to visualize blood flow velocity in blood vessels inaccessible to direct vision.

Radiología Digital

This is a form of X-ray imaging that uses radiation to visualize different anatomical structures.

SEE STUDIES

Head and neck region studies

  • Skull X-ray
  • Sella turcica X-ray
  • Orbits X-ray
  • Ears (mastoid) X-ray
  • Nasal bone X-ray
  • Face (Waters) X-ray
  • Sinus (sinuses, Waters, Cadwell and lateral) X-ray
  • Upper and lower jaw (not panoramic) X-ray
  • Neck X-ray
  • Nasopharynx X-ray

Thorax region studies

  • Thoracic X-ray
  • Rib cage X-ray
  • Sternoclavicular joint X-ray
  • Sternum X-ray

Abdomen and pelvis region studies

  • Plain abdominal X-ray
  • Pelvic X-ray
  • Hip joint X-ray
  • Sacroiliac joints X-ray

Lumbar region studies

  • Cervical spine X-ray
  • Lumbar or thoracic X-ray
  • Lumbar or lumbosacral spine X-ray
  • Sacrum Coccyx X-ray

Upper extremity region studies

  • Clavicle X-ray
  • Acromioclavicular joint (ACJ) X-ray
  • Scapula (Shoulder Blade) X-ray
  • Shoulder X-ray
  • Humerus (arm) X-ray
  • Elbow X-ray
  • Forearm X-ray
  • Wrist (fist) X-ray
  • Hand or finger X-ray
  • Large bone X-ray

Lower extremity region studies

  • Femur X-ray
  • Knee X-ray (Axial of Ball joint – Rosenberg)
  • Tibia and fibula (lower calf) X-ray
  • Ankle (hindfoot – mortise) X-ray
  • Calcaneus CT X-ray
  • Foot (forefoot) X-ray
  • Farill technique X-ray
  • Large bone X-ray

Special studies in conventional X-ray

  • Excretory urography
  • Intestinal transit markers
Ecocardiografía

It is a diagnostic test that shows the movement of the heart using ultrasound. Its shape, size, function, strength, movement and wall thickness and functioning of the valves can be evaluated.

Electrocardiografía Medellín

This is a test used to record the electrical activity of the heart which is useful for the diagnosis of cardiovascular diseases, metabolic disorders and predisposition to sudden death.

Prueba de Esfuerzo

It is a test used to assess the functioning of the heart during exercise and provides a general overview about your health.

Resonancia Magnética Medellín

MRI is a noninvasive way to take images of the body. Unlike X-rays and CT scans, which use radiation, MRI uses powerful magnets and radio waves.

SEE STUDIES

Head and neck region studies

  • Skull MRI
  • Sella Turcica MRI
  • Orbit MRI
  • Ear (Mastoid) MRI
  • Face MRI
  • Sinuses MRI
  • Neck MRI
  • Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) MRI

Thorax region studiesegión tórax

  • Thoracic (lung) MRI
  • Axilla MRI
  • Rib cage MRI
  • Sternoclavicular joint MRI

Abdomen and pelvis region studies

  • Abdominal MRI
  • Cholangio-MRI
  • Uro-MRI
  • Abdominal (Placenta Previa) MRI
  • Pelvic MRI with biopolymers
  • Pelvic MRI

Lumbar region studies

  • Cervical spine MRI
  • Lumbar or thoracic MRI
  • Lumbar or lumbosacral spine MRI
  • Sacroiliac joint MRI

Upper extremity region studies

  • Clavicle MRI
  • Acromioclavicular joint (ACJ) MRI
  • Scapula (Shoulder Blade) MRI
  • Shoulder MRI
  • Humerus (arm) MRI
  • Elbow MRI
  • Forearm MRI
  • Wrist (fist) MRI
  • Hand or finger MRI

Lower extremity region studies

  • Femur MRI
  • Knee MRI (Patella dynamics, TT, TG, Femoral anteversion)
  • Tibia and fibula (lower calf) MRI
  • Ankle (hindfoot) MRI
  • Calcaneus MRI
  • Foot (forefoot) MRI
  • Hip MRI

MRI Special Studies

  • Brain MRI. Functional, spectroscopy, tractography, perfusion and CSF measurement.
  • Angioresonance of brain, neck, thorax, abdomen, lower limb
  • Breast MRI
  • MR Enterography
  • MRI for pregnant patients
  • Fetal MRI
  • Brachial plexus MRI
  • Thoracic outlet MRI
  • MRI Arthrogram: shoulder, wrist, hip, elbow, knee
  • Mapping of Knee MRI
  • Heart MRI
  • Prostate multiparametric MRI
Mamografía Digital

This is an imaging test to study the mammary gland using X-rays.

SEE STUDIES

  • Digital Mammography
  • Breast hookwire localization
  • Stereotactic breast biopsy
Biopsia Estereotáxica

It is the extraction and examination of breast tissue for signs of breast cancer or other disorders.

Marcación con Arpón

It is the most accurate method in the diagnosis of non-palpable breast lesions and can get free margins in case of malignancy.

Procedimientos guiados por imágenes

These are medical interventions carried out with the help of a diagnostic method that facilitates the visualization of anatomical structures and the alterations that are causing discomfort to the patient. They may be therapeutic, seeking to improve the living conditions of the patient, or may be used to diagnose diseases.

DIAGNOSTIC IMAGING

1.5-T and 3-T Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Resonancia Magnética Medellín

MRI is a noninvasive way to take images of the body. Unlike X-rays and CT scans, which use radiation, MRI uses powerful magnets and radio waves.

SEE STUDIES

Head and neck region studies

  • Skull MRI
  • Sella Turcica MRI
  • Orbit MRI
  • Ear (Mastoid) MRI
  • Face MRI
  • Sinuses MRI
  • Neck MRI
  • Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) MRI

Thorax region studiesegión tórax

  • Thoracic (lung) MRI
  • Axilla MRI
  • Rib cage MRI
  • Sternoclavicular joint MRI

Abdomen and pelvis region studies

  • Abdominal MRI
  • Cholangio-MRI
  • Uro-MRI
  • Abdominal (Placenta Previa) MRI
  • Pelvic MRI with biopolymers
  • Pelvic MRI

Lumbar region studies

  • Cervical spine MRI
  • Lumbar or thoracic MRI
  • Lumbar or lumbosacral spine MRI
  • Sacroiliac joint MRI

Upper extremity region studies

  • Clavicle MRI
  • Acromioclavicular joint (ACJ) MRI
  • Scapula (Shoulder Blade) MRI
  • Shoulder MRI
  • Humerus (arm) MRI
  • Elbow MRI
  • Forearm MRI
  • Wrist (fist) MRI
  • Hand or finger MRI

Lower extremity region studies

  • Femur MRI
  • Knee MRI (Patella dynamics, TT, TG, Femoral anteversion)
  • Tibia and fibula (lower calf) MRI
  • Ankle (hindfoot) MRI
  • Calcaneus MRI
  • Foot (forefoot) MRI
  • Hip MRI

MRI Special Studies

  • Brain MRI. Functional, spectroscopy, tractography, perfusion and CSF measurement.
  • Angioresonance of brain, neck, thorax, abdomen, lower limb
  • Breast MRI
  • MR Enterography
  • MRI for pregnant patients
  • Fetal MRI
  • Brachial plexus MRI
  • Thoracic outlet MRI
  • MRI Arthrogram: shoulder, wrist, hip, elbow, knee
  • Mapping of Knee MRI
  • Heart MRI
  • Prostate multiparametric MRI

Multislice Tomography

Tomografía Multicorte

This is a diagnostic method that uses ionizing radiation for anatomical images of the body in a transverse plane.

SEE STUDIES

Head and neck region studies

  • Skull CT scan
  • Sella Turcica CT scan
  • Orbit CT
  • Ear (Mastoid) CT scan
  • Face CT scan
  • Sinuses CT scan
  • Dental CT scan
  • Neck CT scan
  • Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) CT scan
  • Sialo-CT scan and Dacryo-CT scan

Thorax region studies

  • Thoracic CT scan
  • Thoracic high resolution CT scan (HRCT)
  • Rib cage CT scan
  • Sternoclavicular joint CT scan
  • Calcium scoring
  • Heart CT scan

Abdomen and pelvis region studies

  • Abdominal CT scan
  • Abdominal CT scan emphasis on pancreas
  • Volumetric CT scan of abdomen
  • 3-phase CT scan (Cholangio-CT Scan)
  • Urotomography
  • Uro-CT scan
  • Virtual colonoscopy
  • CT enterography (combined with multipurpose equipment)
  • Cystic-CT scan
  • Pelvic CT scan

Lumbar region studies

  • Cervical spine CT scan
  • Thoracic spine CT scan
  • Lumbar or lumbosacral spine CT scan
  • Lumbar or lumbosacral spine CT scan

Upper extremity region studies

  • Clavicle CT scan
  • Acromioclavicular joint (ACJ) CT scan
  • Scapula (Shoulder Blade) CT scan
  • Shoulder CT scan
  • Humerus (arm) CT scan
  • Elbow CT scan
  • Forearm CT scan
  • Wrist (fist) CT scan
  • Hand or finger CT scan

Lower extremity region studies

  • Femur CT scan
  • Knee CT scan (Patella dynamics, TT, TG, Femoral anteversion)
  • Tibia and fibula (lower calf) CT scan
  • Ankle (hindfoot) CT scan
  • Calcaneus CT scan
  • Foot (forefoot) CT scan

Interventional CT procedures

  • Myelo-CT scan
  • Cistern CT scan
  • Biopses
  • Drains
  • Nephrostomy

PET - CT

pet-ct-medellin

This is a non-invasive diagnostic technique based on glucose uptake, which allows the production of images showing the metabolism and functioning of tissues and organs.

Nuclear medicine SPECT - CT

Tomografía Multicorte

Nuclear medicine is the branch of medicine that uses gamma radiation for diagnosis, assessment, monitoring and research in patients with various conditions (Beta radiation is used in some treatments). It has the property of allowing repeated studies in adult and pediatric patients, given its low body radiation. It is noteworthy that non-invasive procedure.

SEE STUDIES

Endocrinology

  • Thyroid scintigraphy with technetium (99mTc)
  • Thyroid scintigraphy with I-131
  • I-131 uptake 4 and/or 24 hours
  • I-131 whole body scan (tracking metastasis)
  • Radioisotope therapy (hyperthyroidism, thyroid cancer)
  • Parathyroid scintigraphy
  • Parotid and salivary glands scintigraphy
  • Adrenal scintigraphy with iodine cholesterol
  • Adrenal therapy with metaiodobenzylguanidine
  • Octreotide scintigraphy
  • MIBG scintigraphy (pheochromocytoma)

Neurology

  • SPECT brain scintigraphy
  • Dynamic brain scintigraphy (brain death study)
  • Cistern scintigraphy
  • SPECT brain scintigraphy with TRODAT

Nephro-Urology

  • Sequential renogram with glomerular filtration
  • Effective renal plasma flow (MAG3) scintigraphy
  • Static renal scintigraphy (DMSA)
  • Basal and post-captopril scintigraphy
  • Testicular perfusion and scrotal scintigraphy
  • Cysto-scintigraphy

Skeletal system

  • Whole-body or segmentary bone scintigraphy
  • Three-phase bone scintigraphy
  • SPECT bone scintigraphy

Pulmonology

  • Lung perfusion scintigraphy
  • Pulmonary ventilation scintigraphy
  • Pulmonary ventilation and perfusion scintigraphy
  • Pulmonary hemorrhage imaging

Nuclear Cardiology

  • First-step analysis (Shunt detection)
  • Left ventricular ejection fraction
  • Myocardial perfusion with isonitriles at rest and at stress
  • Pyrophosphate myocardial scintigraphy

Interventional Radiology

Radiología Intervencionista

It is an imaging technique to diagnose or treat pathologies with a minimally invasive procedure using contrast media.

SEE STUDIES

Head and neck region studies

  • Dacryocystography
  • Sialography
  • Angiography (pan-angiography)
  • Swallowing mechanism

Body region studies

  • Esophagram
  • Esophagus stomach and duodenum
  • Intestinal transit
  • Barium enema
  • Colon colostomy
  • Fistulogramphy
  • Cholangiography T tube or transparietohepatic
  • Cystourethrography: retrograde and voiding
  • Hysterosalpingography
  • Angiography: abdominal, thoracic, aorta and lower limbs
  • Venography (phlebography
  • Pyelogram (pyelography): antegrade or retrograde

Bone Densitometry - Morphometry

Densitometría

This is a diagnostic test that allows bone mineral density measures by calculating the amount of bone calcium with X-ray.

SEE STUDIES

  • Bone Densitometry
  • Morphometry

Obstetrical and Gynecological Ultrasound

Ecografía Ginecológica

It is a noninvasive technique that provides a visualization of the female internal genital organs.

Ecografía Doppler Color

Ecografía Doppler Color Medellín

Técnica basada en el empleo de ultrasonidos, en la que aprovechando el efecto Doppler, es posible visualizar las ondas de velocidad del flujo de vasos sanguíneos que son inaccesibles a la visión directa.

Digital radiology

Radiología Digital

This is a form of X-ray imaging that uses radiation to visualize different anatomical structures.

SEE STUDIES

Head and neck region studies

  • Skull X-ray
  • Sella turcica X-ray
  • Orbits X-ray
  • Ears (mastoid) X-ray
  • Nasal bone X-ray
  • Face (Waters) X-ray
  • Sinus (sinuses, Waters, Cadwell and lateral) X-ray
  • Upper and lower jaw (not panoramic) X-ray
  • Neck X-ray
  • Nasopharynx X-ray

Thorax region studies

  • Thoracic X-ray
  • Rib cage X-ray
  • Sternoclavicular joint X-ray
  • Sternum X-ray

Abdomen and pelvis region studies

  • Plain abdominal X-ray
  • Pelvic X-ray
  • Hip joint X-ray
  • Sacroiliac joints X-ray

Lumbar region studies

  • Cervical spine X-ray
  • Lumbar or thoracic X-ray
  • Lumbar or lumbosacral spine X-ray
  • Sacrum Coccyx X-ray

Upper extremity region studies

  • Clavicle X-ray
  • Acromioclavicular joint (ACJ) X-ray
  • Scapula (Shoulder Blade) X-ray
  • Shoulder X-ray
  • Humerus (arm) X-ray
  • Elbow X-ray
  • Forearm X-ray
  • Wrist (fist) X-ray
  • Hand or finger X-ray
  • Large bone X-ray

Lower extremity region studies

  • Femur X-ray
  • Knee X-ray (Axial of Ball joint – Rosenberg)
  • Tibia and fibula (lower calf) X-ray
  • Ankle (hindfoot – mortise) X-ray
  • Calcaneus CT X-ray
  • Foot (forefoot) X-ray
  • Farill technique X-ray
  • Large bone X-ray

Special studies in conventional X-ray

  • Excretory urography
  • Intestinal transit markers

Electrocardiography

Ecocardiografía

This is a test used to record the electrical activity of the heart which is useful for the diagnosis of cardiovascular diseases, metabolic disorders and predisposition to sudden death.

Cardiac stress test

Prueba de Esfuerzo

It is a test used to assess the functioning of the heart during exercise and provides a general overview about your health.

Digital Mammography

Mamografía Digital

This is an imaging test to study the mammary gland using X-rays.

SEE STUDIES

  • Digital Mammography
  • Breast hookwire localization
  • Stereotactic breast biopsy

Stereotactic breast biopsy

Biopsia Estereotáxica

It is the extraction and examination of breast tissue for signs of breast cancer or other disorders.

Breast hookwire localization

Marcación con Arpón

It is the most accurate method in the diagnosis of non-palpable breast lesions and can get free margins in case of malignancy.

Guided imaging procedures

Procedimientos guiados por imágenes

These are medical interventions carried out with the help of a diagnostic method that facilitates the visualization of anatomical structures and the alterations that are causing discomfort to the patient. They may be therapeutic, seeking to improve the living conditions of the patient, or may be used to diagnose diseases.

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