Desert ImagingCT (Computed Tomography)
Frequently asked questions
X-ray CT FAQ
The CT study should only take from 3-5 minutes depending on the study.
- Are you pregnant?
- Are you allergic to iodine or any medication?
- Have you had any head surgery?
- Have you ever had a heart surgery?
- You ever had joint surgery or replacement?
- Do you wear permanent eyeliner?
- Have you ever worked with metal?
- Do you have any metal objects implanted in your body (such as an artificial hip replacement or pacemaker)?