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Abdominal Imaging


Abdominal Imaging OSUAbdominal Radiology is a specialty of radiology that looks at the Gastrointestinal and Genitourinary Systems. It uses the following imaging modalities: X-Ray, Ultrasound, MRI, CT, MRI, Nuclear Medicine Techniques, and Flouroscopy.

More information on Abdominal Radiology can be found at the following

Patient Educational Resources:

From http://www.radiologyinfo.com . This is a web site with descriptions of radiologic procedures.

  1. Computed Tomography (CT) - Abdomen
  2. Computed Tomography (CT) - Body
  3. CT Colonography - Virtual Colonoscopy
  4. MRI - Body
  5. Ultrasound - Abdomen
  6. Ultrasound - General
  7. X-Ray, Intravenous Pyelogram (IVP)
  8. X-Ray, Lower GI Tract, Barium Enema (BE)
  9. X-Ray, Upper GI Tract
Magnetic Resonance Elastography of the Liver

Web Sites:

Society of Uroradiology

Society of Gastrointestinal Radiologists

The European Society of Gastrointestinal and Abdominal Radiology

Society of Radiologists in Ultrasound

British Medical Ultrasound Society

Medline Plus, a web site of the U.S. National Library of Medicine and the National Institute of Health also has many links under diagnostic imaging.

Abdominal section members: