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Ultrafast Computed Tomography (Ultrafast CT Scan)

Ultrafast CT, or electron-beam computed tomography (EBCT) can take multiple images of the heart within the time of a single heartbeat, and can detect very small amounts of calcium within the heart and the coronary arteries.

Ultrafast CT (Computed Tomography) Scan

Detailed information on ultrafast computed tomography scans, also called ultrafast CT scan or ultrafast CAT scan, including information on how the procedure is performed


Detailed information on ultrasonograpy, also called sonography including information on how the procedure is performed

Ultraviolet Radiation

Detailed information on the effects of ultraviolet light and exposure categories according the Ultraviolet (UV) Index

Understanding Trans Fat

Research indicates that trans fat raises LDL cholesterol. You can find out how much trans fat a food contains by checking the label.

Upper Gastrointestinal Series

An upper gastrointestinal series (UGI) is an x-ray examination of the upper gastrointestinal (GI) tract, including the esophagus, stomach, and duodenum.

Upper Respiratory Infections

Detailed information on upper respiratory infections, upper respiratory infections symptoms, upper respiratory infections treatment

Uric Acid (Blood)

This test measures the amount of uric acid in your blood. Too much uric acid can cause gout or kidney stones.
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