Specific Anatomic RegionNeck
ApplicationR/O adenopathy
AuthorSpreer J et al.
Reference SourceJ Comput Assist Tomogr 19(6):905-910
Scanner UsedSiemens Somatom Plus 4
Injection Rate1ml/sec
Contrast Volume and Type100ml of Omnipaque-300
Area ScannedCervical region
Scan Delay30sec
Length of Spiral (time)40sec
Slice Thickness5mm
Table Speed/Pitch5mm/sec
Reconstruction Interval5mm
3D Technique UsedNone used
Comment: 1. With Spiral CT this can easily be combined with an examination of the chest.2. I think this flow rate is just too low for a good study. A flow rate of 2-2.5ml/sec is ideal.