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Description: Definition Computed tomography (CT) scans are completed with the use of a 360-degree x-ray beam and computer production of images. These scans allow for cross-sectional views of body organs and tissues. Computed tomography is also known as computerized axial tomography or CAT scan. Encyclopedia of Surgery: A Guide for Patients and Caregivers

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