An X-ray, also known as radiography, is a common imaging test ordered by a physician to help diagnose, monitor and treat many medical conditions. But what is an X-ray, really? Here’s everything you need to know about getting an X-ray, and what to expect if your doctor orders one. How X-ray imaging works The most … Continue reading What to expect during an X-ray
A PET scan is like your radiologist’s ace detective. The information gathered during the scan can help your doctor understand what’s actually happening on the inside of your body. This scan shows a radiologist your anatomy or body structure. It can be used to detect cancer, to determine if cancer has spread or how your … Continue reading Understanding Radiology: What Is a PET Scan?