Specific Anatomic RegionPelvis
ApplicationCervical cancer
AuthorFishman EK
Reference SourcePersonal communication
Scanner UsedSiemens Somatom Plus 4
Injection Rate2ml/sec
Contrast Volume and Type110-120ml of Omnipaque-350
Area ScannedFrom symphysis pubis through iliac crest followed by scans through the diaphragm
Scan Delay50sec
Length of Spiral (time)30sec followed by a second spiral
Slice Thickness3-5mm
Table Speed/Pitch3-5mm/sec
Reconstruction Interval3-5mm
3D Technique UsedNone routinely needed