CECT LS Spine - Test, Cost & Procedure

CECT Lumbar Spine

CECT Lumbar Spine

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What is the CECT CECT Lumbar Spine?

CECT Lumbar Spine is a contrast study in which dye is used to diagnose spinal injury.

Why is it done?

Doctors recommend this test to see:

  • Fracture of LS spine 
  • Slip disc(herniated disc)
  • Arthritis
  • Birth defect
  • Osteoporosis
  • Back pain 

How Does One Prepare For This Test?

A minimum of 4-6 hours of fasting is required prior to the examination. You need to bring the serum creatinine report. You need to remove metallic ornaments.

What Is The Procedure For CECT LS Spine?

It is an examination in which a dye is injected and scans are performed.


After completion of the examination, the cannula is removed. You need to drink water after examination for faster excretion of contrast material.

Cost of  CECT Lumbar Spine in Delhi

CECT LS Spine test cost near me in Delhi typically ranges from INR 3500 to INR 7000, depending on the diagnostic center.

Book CECT Lumbar Spine online at Ganesh Diagnostic Centre

To provide hassle-free diagnostic service we also provide online service to book your appointment. At Ganesh Diagnostic, you can book CECT Lumbar Spine 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 Lumbar Spine

CECT Lumbar Spine (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.

Within 4-6 hours*

Test Price ₹ 3500 ₹ 7000
Frequently Asked Questions

CECT Lumbar Spine is a diagnostic imaging technique that employs contrast-based study that is used to diagnose various diseases including spinal injury.

Indications for the scan are-

  • Lumbar spine fracture 
  • Arthritis
  • Slip disc or disc herniation
  • Congenital defect
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pain in back

CECT lumbar spine scans are the Contrast-Enhanced Computed Tomography scan of the lumbar spinal region.

The CECT test for the Lumbar Spine region takes about 20 to 60 minutes. Most of this time is spent in preparation for the scan.

Yes, the scan uses a special contrast dye that helps to produce enhanced images, thereby, helping in the diagnosis of the structures.

Yes, you are suggested to not eat anything 4-5 hours before the CECT lumbar spine test. You can drink water.

No, the CECT scan for the arm 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 lumbar spine scan is a safe diagnostic modality which helps visualise the structures of the arm 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.

CT scan holds a specificity and a sensitivity >80%, but the sensitivity stands low for the evaluation of the density of disc (40%) and for detecting disc herniation (55%).

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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