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Advancing the Standards of Veterinary Care
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Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital
Fluoroscopy uses x-rays to display live images in real time on a computer screen. The technology also acquires x-ray movie clips of the procedure.
This dynamic evaluation of a patient, allows us to image a region of interest continuously, while simultaneously watching on the screen. The machine, called a C-arm, also allows for rotation around the patient so that images can be obtained from any angle.
Examples of studies performed in fluoroscopy include:
Flouroscopy is also used for minimally invasive or interventional treatment options as well. These procedures include: