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This topic covers various diagnostic tests and procedures. The types of questions it should include are: 'What illness does a Myelogram detect?' 'What do the letters CT stand for?' 'What are the potential risks in having frequent X-rays?' 'What is an IVP?' and 'How long does it take to do an MRI?'
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I know Jethro Healthcare School , most of my friends graduated from this school and passed the Board Exam. One of my friend, he graduated from this school as CNA and Dialysis Tech and is now working fulltime in a Dialysis Center.
yes, unless you are an infertile x-ray technoogist. Although it is  not recommended since being an x-ray technologist includes working  long hours; which will not give you enough time to actually spend  time with children. In conclusion it all depeds on your fertility  and available time.
Between visible light and X-rays you have Ultraviolet light.
It stands for magnetic resonance imaging
he could have had a disease that did not allow him to
Peritoneal dialysis uses a membrane inside your body  (peritoneal membrane) as a filter to clear wastes and extra  fluid from your body and to return electrolyte levels to normal.  Unlike in center hemodialysis, you do not need to travel to  a dialysis center for your treatment. Instead, after...
a person could potentially receive 10-15 or even more stents evenunder reasonable and appropriate care
Plain x-rays are x-rays that do not demonstrate the planes of bone-on-bone as well as other x-rays such as MRI's.
The penalties for the possession and misuse of depressant drugs  will depend on the laws of the state you are in. The provisions  would be the same.
The exploration is one of those topics that has got key excellence, and that calls for trained assistance on
x rays are electromagnetic waves and transverse .
An artificial heart is made from metal and plastic, and has a small  pumping chamber lined by a special material that stops blood clots  forming. An artificial heart that provides an extra ventricle to  help pump blood around your body.
well the truth is no, because if you think that that's your problem why would glasses even make you see through stuff. the only glasses you need is regular glasses. that's not important, getting a good education is important kids need to quit being so gullible and be smart anyway if you want to sue...
To introduce a serum, vaccine, or antigenic substance into (the body of a person or animal), especially to produce or boost immunity to a specific disease Read more: http://www.answers.com/topic/inoculate#ixzz1BFF62ru0
they are not good 4 every1 as some people can get claustrophobic and some people may not be a certain size for this scan.
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Microwaves do not have more energy than X rays. They have lessenergy. X rays pass through your food material and so do not heatthe same. Microwave has got less energy and they end up givingenergy to the food. That makes the food getting cooked.
angioplasty- angi/o means vessel and -plasty means surgical repair or angiorrhaphy. There are different types of repair and the medical terminology will depend upon the procedure carried out. In general - plasty is the term used for repair like profundoplasty. Stenosis of the artery can be treated...
The MRI has been known to cause minor long-term shrinking of the male genitalia. The amount it will shrink it is hardly anything to be worried about, however; as little as 1/10 of an inch for a single MRI. In the worst cases, it's never been more than 1/2 of an inch from a single MRI.
  For the majority of people who are in the military there are two options. Traditional Laser-Assisted in situ Keratomileusis (LASIK) or Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK).   The short answer is PRK. The long answer follows: LASIK is a procedure in which the cornea has a small flap cut into...
Im not sure but i had that sensation aswell, im waiting on a blood test to confirm that im pregnant but aside from that i just found out i have bacterial vaginosis AND im taking antacids for an ulcer. i think it may be caused by trapped acid and gas?
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Known as the founder of microbiology, Pasteur discovered the role of bacteria in fermentation. His experiments with bacteria conclusively disproved the theory of spontaneous generation and led to the theory that infection is caused by germs. Extrapolating from this knowledge, Pasteur then developed...
The body system that the colon belongs to is the digestive system.  The colon is also known as the large intestine.
2 years you get your (AS degree). 4 years you get (BS degree)
  the substrates are co2 and h20
Type your answer here... long wavelength
  بسم الله الرحمان الرحيم,   السلام عليكم الاستاذ الزنداني ,   او ان اعرف سلبيات وجود الكلب في المنازل كما هو ممنوع في السنة المرجوا من جنابكم تفسيرا علميا   وشكر...
In the US you can contact the American Red Cross.  Bring your driver's license or two other forms of identification with you to your donation. You may also want to bring a list of any medications you are taking. Blood Donors Must: Be at least 17 years old in most states, or 16 years old with...
Yes. An x-ray is a compound machine.
An x-ray telescope. They are far too small to be seen optically.
Honey is good for healing sore throats. This is because pure honey  acts as a natural antibiotic and a lubricant.
    I don't think there can be an exact age put on it. It will start during a girl's puberty stage, I think I got mine when I was 12. Then it should last til Menopause which can vary for woman but I guess that could start around late 40, early 50's somewhere around there. Also, if you...
Yes, there is an internship program in radiation therapy. You cancheck complete details on internet.
X-Rays are part of the electromagnetic spectrum. Other waves on the  electromagnetic spectrum include light, radio waves, and gamma  rays.
when you need a remedy fast because you can't get medicine and the wound is very hurt
There is no recovery time after a colonoscopy ....  just let the "sedative" wear off and go home. No pain meds needed.  No pain. Easy test.
a lot of oxygen! that's where most of it comes from!
Veins return blood to the heart. Four veins enter the heart.The superior vena cava (SVC) returns blood from the head, neck and arms and enters the right atrium of the heart.The inferior vena cava (IVC) returns blood from the rest of the body and also enters the right atrium of the heart.The left and...
One of the application of multimedia in health is the dissemination  of information within the various departments of a health facility.  It also helps in easier retrieval of the medical records of a  patient.
Red cells are seperated from a blood donation for their use in hemophillic patients
Sickle cell anemia is a homozygous recessive disorder. This means that an individual must receive two homozygous alleles from each of their parents in order to be affected by the disease. This gene then produces an abnormal shape - a "sickle" shape - of hemoglobin, resulting in clots of blood as...
THESE DEVICES ARE ABSOLUTELY ILLEGAL! no amateur, science fair or hobbyist mart exists for such devices, which are under the control of the F.D.A. Certain things man WA snever meant to see (or abuse) Reason is Radiation hazard!
A CT scan can often detect evidence of a growth or tumor. If cancer is suspected, a biopsy is usually performed to determine whether the growth is malignant or benign. (I know this because my son, currently in remission from cancer, has had multiple CT scans to look for regrowth of his original...
The reasons you should not attempt to pierce your self should be obvious, but for those who think it's a "DIY" project, here's some food for thought. Infection and contraction of MRSA, HIV, Meningitis, Hepatitis and Tetanus are all very serious health issues, MRSA is an antibiotic resistant...
Veins. You find bigger veins. There are very large veins in the body and so a doctor will insert a dialysis tube farther into the body where the veins are larger.
Bone is denser than tissues.
It records the electrical activity of the heart by measuring thepotential differences at three of the four standard points of bodyused for EMG. The human body conducts the minute potentialdifferences created across the heart, to far off points of thebody, from where the electrodes applied on limbs...
Barium carbonate will react with hydrochloric acid in the stomach forming soluble barium chloride which can be absorbed into the blood. BaCO3(aq) + 2HCl(l) ---> BaCl2(aq) + CO2(g) + H2O(l) Barium sulphate, however, does not react with hydrochloric acid in the stomach. Thus, it passes straight...
Alpha wave has nothing to do with X-rays, or with physics. They are a classification of "brain waves" as seen on EEGs; in the 7-13 Hz region they are only seen when the eyes of the subject are closed.Alpha particles are in the domain of physics; not waves or rays, but the nuclei of helium atoms.
Yes, you can have an MRI while on your period. There is no harm in this at all.
It would be an Other Metal, Lead(Pb).
18 years of age. Also you need to have appropriate levels of haemoglobin in bloodand weight.
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I do not think it will become totally possible to replace x-ray technologists due to the very nature of their work. Robots cannot do some patient care tasks.
  == Answer ==   All depends on the type of x-ray. Its a wide range.
No, you cannot see an ulcer on a ct scan.
The average length of the small intestine for males is 22-feet,  8-inches, and for females is 23-feet, 4-inches. The small intestine  in males and females is between 2.5 and 3-centimeters in diameter.
Chemotherapy: It involves the use of highly specific drugs, whichbind to specific receptors on the target cells, i.e., the cancerouscells and infected cells. However, this technique is more effectivein case of proliferating tumours, i.e., live dividing cells. Radiation therapy: It acts on tumour...
i think radio if not x rays but im pretty sure its radio
  Anything in large amounts is dangerous; even x-rays. However, if x-rays are only given to a person on occasion there is no need to worry.
It is very important to protect your skin from the sun's rays. Some  ways would be sunglasses to protect the eyelids, sunscreen, t  shirts, staying inside, and not going out during the heat of the  day.
She did not discover X-ray. X-ray was discover by Roentgen.
There is no specific amplitude for each type of wave. You should consider the amplitude to be the loudness of the wave for example the louder the sound the larger the amplitude.
it can be done but it depends on the heart and health of the person getting it done
    This essentially means that some of the bone seen on MRI is not "bright" (like with normally calcified bones), but is darker, possibly, that had been expected.     You need to discuss just why this might be so in this case with the ordering doctor...     I know this isn't...
They are both electromagnetic rays and both are produced by stellar objects.
Depend on what the clinical signs/symptoms are and what condition we are discussing (tonsils removed or heart surgery?).
Both gamma rays and X-rays are forms of electromagnetic energy. Also, they are both forms of ionizing radiation. Further, they are found at the very top end (the highest frequencies) of the electromagnetic specturm.
If your new two it like you got it a day ago then yes but after that it will get in your blodd stream so no
  I feel the same way.....as though my skin has been scraped on concrete. It hurts to have clothes touching it. It's fibromyalgia, which I was diagnosed with several years ago. See a rheumatologist. Good luck
areas which are less dense and have allowed more xrays to pass through. eg Black = air, softer tissues. White= bone/ calcification
Energy that is stored in muscle , where glucose is converted into glycogen for storage.
eletromyogram; myelogram
so long as you dont get exposed to them too often, no.