CECT Base of the skull - Test, Procedure & Cost Details

CECT Base of the Skull

CECT Base of the Skull

CECT (Contrast Enhanced Computed Tomography) of the base of the skull or skull base is an imaging procedure to assess the problems in the base of the skull such as fracture, CSF leakage, lesions etc. The skull base or base of the skull forms the floor of the cranial cavity that separates the brain from the neck structure and facial structure. For this scan, contrast media is used to distinguish the problem-affected area and to improve the diagnostic value by clear visibility of the problems.

Why is the CECT Base of the skull used?

  • * To assess the skull base fracture
  • * To detect the CSF Leak
  • * To detect the fibro-osseous skull base lesions
  • * To detect calcification
  • * To detect sclerosis

What is the procedure for the CECT Base of the skull?

CT Radiologist will explain to you the procedure for the CECT Base of the skull before you scan in a detailed manner.

In Which case, the CECT Base of the skull is not performed?

CECT Base of the skull is not performed in case of pregnancy. So, pregnant ladies must inform the doctor/radiologist/technologist about their pregnancy before the procedure.

Cost of CECT Base of skull

The CECT Base of skull test cost near me in Delhi usually ranges from INR to INR, depending on the diagnostic centre.



Test Type CECT Base of the Skull

CECT Base of the skull (CT Scan)

  • Remove the object that contains Metal, such as Jewellery, Hair Clips, Watches, Rings, or any other similar object from scanning part of the body, so as to avoid a bright or blank spot on the diagnostic film.
  • You must inform the technologist, radiology nurse, and/or physician if you have allergies, are pregnant, breastfeeding, or are on medication.
  • Minimum 4 hours fasting required.
  • You can drink water.
  • Latest (1 Week) Serum Creatinine or KFT report required.
  • Doctor’s Prescription.
  • Bring all documents related to medical history.
  • Carry your ID Proof.

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Test Price: ₹ 5000
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