Specific anatomic region Kidney
Application Renal stone
Author Elliot K Fishman, MD
Reference Source JHU Protocol
Scanner Used Siemens Sensation 64
KV/Effective mAs/ Rotation time (sec) 120/ 250/ 0.5
Detector Collimation (mm) 0.6
Slice thickness (mm) 3.0mm
Pitch 0.75
Kernel B30f medium smooth abdomen
Reconstruction interval 3.0mm
Image order (acquisition) Cr-ca
Oral contrast N/A
IV contrast volume and type N/A
Injection rate N/A
Scan delay (sec) N/A
3D technique used see below
Comment:
Occasional VRT or coronal MPR can be helpful for stone localization.