Results for "Diagnóstico por imágenes"

Enséñame
When Your Doctor Might Want You to Have a Fluoroscopy Exam
X-rays are the workhorses of imaging inside your body. They’ve been a routine tool to help diagnose medical problems for nearly 100 years, and they’re...
Jun 08
Enséñame
Expert Advice to Prevent Gagging During an Endoscopy
Do you have a sensitive gag reflex? This sensitivity can lead to significant difficulties with swallowing pills and tolerating dental work and endoscopic...
Mar 03
Enséñame
How to Find Out if Your Bones Are as Strong as They Should Be
As you get older, your bones can become thinner and weaker. That means you could be at a higher risk of developing osteoporosis or even fracturing a bone. A...
Nov 05
Enséñame
A Lump Showed Up on Your Abdominal CT Scan. Now What?
Your doctor sends you for a CT scan to evaluate a health concern, and the scan turns up a completely unrelated finding—a nodule or lump on your adrenal...
Jun 30
Enséñame
Electrocardiograms (EKGs): When You Need Them and When You Don’t
Has your heart ever skipped a beat or fluttered? There are a lot of odd things that our heart can do when we are stressed, scared and even in love. But...
Feb 25
Mejórame
Scoliosis in Adults: A Spine Specialist Answers 5 Top Questions
You probably remember someone in middle school or high school who wore a back brace to treat their scoliosis. Scoliosis is a condition where the spine...
Jan 25
Enséñame
Breast Implants & Mammograms: What You Should Know
Your breast implants are no one’s business but your own – most of the time. When it comes to mammograms and breast cancer, however, it’s best to let your...
Oct 26
Enséñame
A Guide to Medical Imaging
It wasn’t so long ago that diagnosing a pulmonary embolism required an invasive procedure that could take more than an hour. “Imagine, having to undergo...
Aug 16
Enséñame
Understanding Heart Arrhythmias
They say you’re either born with rhythm or without. But drummers, bass players and jazz singers are not the only ones who depend on steady, reliable timing....
Aug 05
Enséñame
First MRI? Here Is What to Expect
Does a scheduled MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) scan have you anxious—your palms sweating? Do the walls already seem to be closing in on you? Although...
Jul 06