CECT Head - Test, Cost & Procedure



What is the CECT Head?

CECT head is a contrast study in which a contrast medium is used to visualize the internal structure of the head and its pathology(disease condition).

Why is it done?

Doctors recommend this radiology test to look for any underlying problems in the head  concerns like:

  • Seizures
  • Abscess (Fluid collection)
  • Tumour/Brain mass
  • Venous thrombosis - when the blood clot blocks a vein
  • Hemorrhage
  • Bone abnormalities

In which case, CECT Head is not performed? 

If you are pregnant and have a chance to become pregnant and if you have a severe allergic reaction from iodine.

What Is The Procedure For CECT Head?

It is an examination in which a contrast medium/dye is injected through a cannula that is placed in your forearm. In this you need to lie on a table and arms are placed on the sides then scans are performed.

How Does One Prepare For This Test?

Fasting is employed for 4-6 hours prior to the examination. You need to bring the serum creatinine report.


After completion of the examination, Cannula is removed from your forearm. You need to drink more water after examination for faster excretion of contrast material.

Cost of CECT Head  in Delhi

The CECT Head test cost near me in Delhi typically ranges from INR 3500 to INR 4500, depending on the diagnostic center.

3500 1750 Pay Now Limited Offer


Test Type CECT Head

CECT Head (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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