Specific Anatomic RegionAbdomen and Pelvis
ApplicationStage lymphoma
AuthorFishman EK
Reference SourcePersonal Communication
Scanner UsedSiemens Plus4 Volume Zoom
KV / mAs / Time per Rotation (sec)120/165/.5
Detector Collimation (mm)2.5
Slice Thickness (mm)5
Data Reconstruction Interval (mm)5
Table Speed (mm per rotation) / Pitch12.5/5
Oral Contrast750 cc of 3% Hypaque
IV Contrast Volume and Type100-120 cc of Omnipaque 350
Injection Rate2 cc/sec
Scan Delay (sec)50 sec
3D Technique UsedN/A
Comment:
A classic protocol to evaluate for possible lymphoma, or to stage/restage lymphoma.