Computed Tomography, Thoracic
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Chest CT, computed axial tomography (CAT), computed transaxial tomography (CTT), helical/spiral CT.
To visualize and assess structures within the thoracic cavity such as the heart, lungs, and mediastinal structures to evaluate for aneurysm, cancer, tumor, and infection. Used as an evaluation tool for surgical, radiation, and medical therapeutic interventions.
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