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Different Areas of Brain Affected in Autism, Sensory Disorders
Sophisticated brain scans show the two conditions are somewhat similar, but are also markedly different
MRIs Plus Mammograms Best for High-Risk Women, Study Finds
Canadian researchers say combination better for those at risk of breast cancer
Anxiety May Affect Kids' Brains
MRIs show larger 'fear center' in those who are more anxious
MRI Technique May Help Detect Parkinson's Earlier
Larger research trials needed to confirm study's encouraging findings, experts say
Sophisticated Chest Scans May Raise Children's Lifetime Cancer Risk
These imaging tests expose kids with heart disease to high doses of radiation, researchers report
Ultrasound Trumps CT Scan for Diagnosing Kidney Stones in Study
Researchers cite lower cost, less radiation
What is a CT (or CAT) scan?
A breast imaging procedure overview.
What is ultrasound and how is it used?
Nuclear medicine uses very small amounts of radioactive materials to examine organ function and structure.
What is Bone Scintigraphy?
There are several types of kidney scans used to evaluate the kidneys.
About Lehigh Regional Medical Center's Imaging and Radiology Department
The 24 hour, 7-day a week department of Radiology performs more than 40,000 inpatient and outpatient procedures annually consisting of ambulatory services, computed tomography (CT), nuclear medicine, ultrasound, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), echocardiology, emergency, gastrointestinal, and genitourinary exams.
The base of imaging equipment is substantial and is constantly being upgraded to remain cutting edge. Lehigh Regional Medical Center's radiologists and technologists represent the top of their fields. More than 30 technologists, all hospital nursing staff, and extremely helpful support staff constitute a vital part of the department.
In addition to world-class patient care, our department has a strong comitment to the community. If your physician orders a radiology procedure, call One Call Scheduling at (239) 368-4500 between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. to make an appointment. Diagnostic x-rays walk-ins are welcome.
As is the policy of Lehigh Regional Medical Center, no exam can be performed without a physician's written request. Special requested after hour and weekend outpatient exam times can be scheduled for your convenience.