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Lab infrastructure in Kolkata
Kolkata’s healthcare is significantly superior to that of several other Indian cities.
The major medical colleges and hospitals in Kolkata are Calcutta Medical College, S.S.K.M Medical College, R.G. Kar Medical College, and N.R.S Medical College. These well-equipped MCHs are run by the state government and provide affordable healthcare services. They have experienced doctors, the necessary support system, and are well-equipped.
Kolkata is home to a slew of high-tech facilities. Apart from government hospitals, Kolkata has a plethora of world-renowned private hospitals that can handle any emergency case.
Clients come from all around the globe to receive specialist care at these facilities. They provide the essential treatment to assist patients in regaining their footing and returning to their daily routines. A variety of healthcare policies are currently available on the market, each customized to the diverse healthcare needs of individuals and families.
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?
Depending on the circumstances, the doctor may prescribe additional tests, such as the following:
- 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 Kolkata?
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 Kolkata 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.
What are the disease symptoms of paranasal sinuses?
A common symptom of paranasal sinusitis is pressure or soreness in the forehead, cheeks, and eyes. When you lean forward or push, you will feel more pressure. Fever, exhaustion, and facial edema are also possible side effects. The symptoms of chronic sinusitis are less severe and frequently painless.
Is CT PNS harmful?
A CT scan exposes you to more radiation than an X-ray. Having multiple CT scans over time may raise your cancer risk. The risk of having just one scan, on the other hand, is minimal. This risk should be weighed against the benefits of receiving a precise diagnosis for a medical concern by you and your clinician.
What are the side effects associated with a CT scan?
Contrast material can cause allergic reactions in some people. The majority of the time, the response is mild. Itchy skin or a rash are possible side effects. Your health care practitioner may wish to monitor you for a short time following your CT scan for safety reasons. Tell your doctor if you have any allergies to drugs or iodine.
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.
Who should have a PNS CT scan done?
This test is available to men and women of all ages. Radiation may harm the unborn child, hence it should be avoided by pregnant women.
What does the PNS test on a CT scan looking for?
The test has been used to detect and analyze paranasal sinus anomalies. It looks for any inflammation or obstruction of the sinuses, examines sinuses with fluid in them or swollen sinus membranes, and identifies whether or not inflammatory disorders are present.
It also indicates additional information about tumors of the nasal cavity and sinuses and obtains a clear image of the nose’s boundaries and surroundings to cure it.
When will I receive the results of the CT scan PNS test?
Within 24 hours, the results and photos from the scan can be accessed. Your scan will be reviewed by a doctor or radiologist, who will create a report that explains the results.
Disclaimer: The timing may vary depending on your condition and the radiologist’s availability.
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.
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.