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Tomografía computada


Tomografía computada

(In English: CT Scan or CAT Scan)

En realidad, muchas personas la llaman simplemente “tomografía”. Las tomografías computadas son una especie de radiografía, pero la diferencia es que los médicos obtienen imágenes más precisas del interior del cuerpo. Las radiografías comunes muestran principalmente los huesos, pero las tomografías muestran mucho más. Genial, ¿no? Estas imágenes ayudan a los médicos a darse cuenta de cómo está todo en el interior de tu cuerpo, y lo mejor es que realizarse este estudio no es doloroso.


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