CECT Chest & Upper Abdomen - Test, Cost & Procedure

CECT Chest Upper Abdomen

CECT Chest Upper Abdomen

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What is the CECT Chest Upper Abdomen?

CECT Chest & Upper Abdomen is a contrast study of the chest and abdomen in which dye is injected to examine the internal structure of chest and abdomen pathology.

Why is it done?

Doctors recommend this test to look for any underlying problems in the Chest & Upper Abdomen concerns like: 

  • Injuries to internal organs
  • Stroke
  • Cancer
  • Damage in blood vessels, lungs, and ribs etc.
  • Tumors
  • Pneumonia
  • Tuberculosis
  • Abdominal pain 

In which case CECT Chest and upper Abdomen is not performed? 

If you are pregnant and have a chance to become pregnant and if you have hypersensitivity to drug use.

What Is The Procedure For CECT Chest & Upper Abdomen?

In this scan, you may need to drink oral contrast for 2 hours before the exam. After that, contrast is injected into the patient's body, and images are taken in arrested inspiration.

How Does One Prepare For This Test?

NPO(nothing by mouth) for 4-6 hours prior to the examination. You need to bring the serum creatinine report.

Cost of  CECT Chest & Upper Abdomen in Delhi

The CECT Chest and upper Abdomen test cost near me in Delhi typically ranges from INR 5250 to INR 10500, depending on the diagnostic center.

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To provide hassle-free diagnostic service we also provide online service to book your appointment. At Ganesh Diagnostic, you can book CECT Chest Upper Abdomen test online by scheduling your appointment. Quick, non-invasive CT Scan appointment is available for detailed insights into your body. Schedule now for a comprehensive health assessment. We are 24/7 Open at your service.

Test Type CECT Chest Upper Abdomen

CECT Chest & Upper Abdomen (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 ₹ 6300 ₹ 12600
Frequently Asked Questions

CECT Chest & Upper Abdomen is a diagnostic modality that is a contrast-based study conducted to examine the chest and upper abdomen in which a contrast dye is administered.

The scan can be used to evaluate disorders including-

  • Injuries 
  • Cancer
  • Stroke
  • Damage to blood vessels, 
  • Injury to lungs, ribs etc.
  • Tuberculosis
  • Pneumonia
  • Abdominal pain

If you are pregnant or if you have an allergy to specific drug use, the scan is not performed.

CECT neck scans are called the Contrast-Enhanced Computed Tomography scans of the  Chest. This imaging test creates a three-dimensional scan image of the  Chest Upper Abdomen region using a special dye and radiations.

The CECT test for the  Chest Upper Abdomen region takes about 20 to 60 minutes. Most of the time for the complete process is spent preparing for the scan as the test per se only takes almost 10 minutes.

Yes, the chest scan uses a special contrast dye that helps produce enhanced-resolution scan images. The images thereby help in the diagnosis and evaluation of the structures.

Yes, you are suggested to fast for 4-5 hours before your chest scan. You can drink water.

No, the CECT scan for the Chest Upper Abdomen stays as a pain-free procedure that employs a non-invasive technique to visualise the internal structures of the arm for any disease or abnormality.

Yes, the CECT chest upper abdomen scan is a safe and important diagnostic modality that is used to visualise the structures of the Chest for any abnormality.

Yes, you need to get your creatinine report alongside to get the scan. Although the scan can be done with your doctor's prescription even while you have an increased level of creatinine. The scan can be done in life-threatening situations. 

The specificity and sensitivity of the scan using both oral and IV contrast are 92.7 (95% CI: 89.65 – 94.88), and 96.5 (95% CI: 90.73 – 99.92), in case IV contrast is used, the specificity and sensitivity are 92.8 (95% CI: 89.88 – 95.00) and 96.6 (95% CI: 87.45 – 99.42) and respectively.

You can get a free consultation with Dr. Ravin Sharma (MBBS, MD in Radiology) who is available at our centre with Mob. no- +919212125996 and availability 24*7*365 days.

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