The CT scan Experience

Getting a CT scan is an experience that doesn't have to get you stressed.

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What is getting a CT scan like?

An CT or CAT scan or exam is something a doctor may order for you and here's the good news: The overall experience should be painless and have little to no side effects.

Overall, most MRI tests themselves usually take anywhere from 30 to an hour and a half. CT exams are usually done as an outpatient procedure and are now available at various different types of facilities that are accredited or qualified.

Here's more detailed look at the entire experience:


Before the CT
During the CT
After the CT




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ABOVE: Patient with GE Light Speed CT scanner.




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IMPORTANT: The information on this page, and throughout the entire site, is not intended to provide advice or treatment for a specific situation. Consult your physician and medical team for information and treatment plans on your specific condition(s). Images are shown for illustrative purposes. Do not attempt to draw conclusions or make diagnoses by comparing these image to other medical images, particularly your own.








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