Book CT Scan PNS in Hyderabad
Avail CT scan PNS in Hyderabad through MFine. You can choose your preferred lab partner from our wide range of trusted partners for the CT scan PNS test and book an appointment online. The CT scan PNS test is usually recommended for the following common symptoms:
- Blood clots
- Bone fractures
- Spinal cord injury
- Blood flow obstruction
- Kidney disorders
- Aortic aneurysm
- or pulmonary edema.
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Lab infrastructure in Hyderabad
Hyderabad is one of India’s best real estate localities, as well as a tier-1 city in India. The healthcare system in Hyderabad is well-equipped and houses 200+ hospitals run by public and private institutions.
There are approximately 400 health clinics and 450 diagnostic centers across the city, where professionals perform all general tests and treatments.
People in Hyderabad suffer from various respiratory infections, such as asthma, sinusitis, and allergies. Pollution exposure over a long period can permanently injure the lungs.
Why book a CT Scan PNS Test?
The CT Scan PNS Test helps diagnose sinusitis. It helps obtain a clear image of the nose’s boundaries and surroundings to cure it, is used as a surgical procedural guide, determines if there is a defect or mass in the sinuses. The test can also detect tumors, fractures in the nasal area, or inflammation.
What all tests are included in the CT Scan PNS Test?
- An NCCT PNS or CT scan PNS: Performed in routine cases to detect simple anomalies. It has a modest resolution and utilizes little radiation. As a result, even the tiniest alteration in the vessels was seen.
- CECT PNS: A contrast dye is given to the patient before the CT scan, albeit this is not usual. The contrast of the photos is improved. This aids incomplete diagnosis.
- HRCT PNS: CT scan with high-resolution PNS captures images in higher resolution using high radiation and software.
What preparation is required for the CT Scan PNS Test?
For the CT Scan PNS test, you should dress in loose, comfortable clothing and remove all metal objects from your body since they may interfere with CT imaging. If your exam uses contrast material, your doctor may urge you to fast for a few hours before the exam.
You must inform your doctor if you are pregnant or lactating. Also, tell your doctor your medical history, any ongoing medication, and health conditions.
What is the average cost of a CT Scan PNS Test in Hyderabad?
The cost of a CT Scan PNS Test depends on the city, the lab partner, the specific recommendations made by the physician, and some other factors. The average cost of this test in Hyderabad is usually between Rs. 1000 to Rs. 7000. We highly recommend looking up the actual cost at the time of booking the appointment.
How do I book the CT Scan PNS test through MFine?
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Frequently Asked Questions
Are there any discounts running on MFine for ct scan pns?
You can avail up to 50% discount on MFine for ct scan pns. This may vary based on your location and the preferred lab partner.
Will I get a report analysis after the test?
Yes, your report analysis will be done by an expert doctor for free on the MFine app.
Are there any packages available on MFine for scans?
Yes, there is the Healthy Heart Package and Complete Pollution Package that you can avail through MFine. These packages include multiple scans to detect problems or diseases.
Can I reschedule my appointment?
Yes, you can reschedule your appointment. However, it is subject to the availability of slots.
Is the CT scan at PNS covered by insurance?
In most cases, insurance will pay the cost of the scan. If you have any issues with your medical care or expenditures, you should always contact your insurance agency.
What to expect after the CT scan PNS test is done?
When the test is over, the technician will ask you to wait until the photos have been verified to be of sufficient quality for accuracy. The technologist will remove your intravenous line after the CT scan. A tiny dressing will be applied to the puncture caused by the needle.
If you were given IV contrast dye, you may be asked to drink plenty of water for the next 24 hours. This will aid in the removal of the contrast substance from your body through your kidneys. You can resume your routine activities right away.
How to interpret the CT scan PNS test report?
The images are analyzed by a radiologist first. Normal, healthy sinuses should be primarily black, whereas white patches indicate bone or fat in the air-filled chambers. The appearance of abnormal photos is grey, which implies tissue inflammation.
What equipment or instruments are used for CT scan PNS?
A CT scanner is a doughnut-shaped machine with a short tube in the middle. You’ll be lying on a small table that slides into and out of this small tunnel. The x-ray tube and electronic x-ray detectors are opposite each other in a ring called a gantry that rotates around you.
A separate control room houses the computer workstation that processes the imaging data where the technologist operates the scanner and keeps a close eye on your exam.
What is the duration of the CT scan PNS test?
It takes around 15 minutes to get a CT scan of the sinuses. It will take roughly 5 minutes to complete the test.
What are the advantages and disadvantages of CT scans?
A CT scan quickly examines patients who may have internal injuries due to vehicle accidents or other sorts of trauma. A CT scan can visualize almost every region of the body and is used to diagnose sickness or injury and plan medical, surgical, or radiation treatment.
How do I obtain a copy of the CT scan PNS test report?
Within 48 hours of receiving your sample, you will receive your test results. The radiologist will send the doctor who ordered the exam an official report. You can examine your reports online by downloading them from the MFine web and mobile platforms.
I'm pregnant. Can I take a CT Scan PNS?
CT Scan PNS screening is not recommended for pregnant women due to the possibility of harm to the baby from the radiation in the procedure. Consult a doctor for further information.
What is the pain associated with CT scans of the PNS?
The CT scans of PNS are not painful. They are fast, painless, accurate, and easy to process and are often used to determine the actual cause of the issue.
Is the condition of the paranasal sinuses curable?
Yes, PNS is treatable if caught early and treated with further scans, medication, or surgery.