NCCT Parotid - Test, Cost/Price & Procedure


NCCT Parotid

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Non-contrast computed tomography of the parotid gland is a diagnostic imaging  technique that is used to diagnose malignancy, if there are any changes to the lymph nodes in the neck and detect whether the cancer has spread.

What is the NCCT Parotid?

NCCT parotid is a non-contrast computed tomography to create a cross-sectional image of the parotid gland and its internal structure and pathology.

Why is it Done?

NCCT scan of the parotid gland is an advanced diagnostic test which gives detailed images of anatomical structure of the parotid gland and surrounding blood vessels. NCCT helps in diagnosing various conditions affecting the parotid gland is used for several purposes:-

Diagnostic Imaging

NCCT helps in diagnosing various conditions affecting the parotid gland, including tumours, infections, inflammation and structural abnormalities. 

Evaluation of lesions

Examine the exact size, shape and location of the lesions in the parotid gland.

Pre surgical planning

NCCT imaging helps the doctor for surgical planning by providing precise information about the parotid glands anatomy and any other abnormalities. 

  1. Monitor the treatment response, especially treatment of tumours and malignancies. 
  2. Guide for the biopsy procedure .

In which case  NCCT Scan of the parotid gland is not performed?

If you are pregnant and have a chance to become pregnant(because the radiation will harm the baby) then a CT scan is not performed.

What Is The Procedure For NCCT Parotid Gland?

The NCCT scan of parotid gland involves:

  • Preparations- specific preparation is needed. Remove any metal objects and inform the technician about any medical history
  • Positioning- Patient is asked to lie on a diagnostic table that slides into the scanner. The technician ensures proper positioning for accurate imaging.
  • Scan- The Ct scan machine takes multiple X-rays at different angulation, and creates detailed 3D images of the parotid gland.
  • Duration- The procedure will take only 20-30 minutes for scanning procedure
  • Post-procedure- No special care is required after the scan. Patients can resume their normal activities.

Cost of  NCCT Parotid Gland in Delhi

NCCT parotid gland test costs near me in Delhi May vary according to location and diagnostic centre. Ganesh Diagnostic and Imaging Centre offers the most affordable NCCT test in Delhi.

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Test Type NCCT Parotid

NCCT Parotid (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.
  • Fasting is not required.
  • Doctor’s Prescription.
  • Bring all documents related to medical history.

Within 4-6 hours*

Test Price ₹ 1750 ₹ 3500
Frequently Asked Questions

Average time is 30 minutes. But it may increase according to your type of CT scan.

You can resume normal activities after your provider gives you the OK — usually after they complete the scan and make sure the images are of good quality.


NCCT Parotid  usually don’t have any side effects, but in contrast CT patients may have- nausea, vomiting, headaches and dizziness.

NCCT Parotid gland price in Delhi ranges from INR 1750/- to INR 3500/-

Before CT scan you must follow the instructions given by your provider. Wear comfortable clothes and remove your jewellery before scanning. Inform your doctor about your medical history, medications and if you are allergic to any medications or contrasting media. Fasting if necessary will be advised if you need.

Inform about pregnancy, breastfeeding and claustrophobia. Radiologists will consider the risks and benefits and take appropriate measures.


NCCT parotid is a diagnostic imaging technology that is used to produce scan images in a cross-sectional form, the scan images are produced for the parotid gland along with the pathology associated and its internal structure.

The NCCT parotid scan stands for a non-contrast computed tomography scan that is conducted to visualise and diagnose conditions associated with the parotid gland.

A parotid gland is one of the major salivary glands in the mouth. the gland is located just beneath the ear. The gland produces salivary along with necessary enzymes that help lubricate the oral cavity and digest food components and other functions.

NCCT scan of the parotid gland is an effective diagnostic modality that helps in diagnosing and visualising various conditions pertaining to the parotid gland including 

  • Tumours of the gland, 
  • Infections of the gland, 
  • Inflammation of the gland 
  • Abnormalities affecting the structure of the gland. 
  • Evaluation of lesions
  • Examine the exact shape, size, and location of the parotid lesions 
  • Pre-surgical planning
  • Monitor the responses of the tissue for treatment
  • Guide certain biopsy procedures.

The scan is not performed in pregnant ladies as the radiation can cause harm to the growing baby.

No, no fasting is required for the test, you can follow your daily routine unless otherwise indicated.

No, the NCCT test for parotid gland is completely painless, non-invasive, and an effective diagnostic technology

Yes, the NCCT scan is conducted in a controlled environment to pose minimal risks and side effects. The test is conducted following the safety guidelines and protocols that render it safe.

Yes, 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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