Heart and Lung Scan with Coronary Calcium Score
GE Optima CT heart and lung exam with a coronary calcium score. In addition to your scan, we include a comprehensive report as well as a radiologist review of chest and lung images. Additionally, reports will be sent to you and your physician if requested.
A low dose CT scan at Advanced Body Scan is an excellent means of early detection of lung cancer, emphysema, aneurysm of the aorta and other lung ailments. CT screening for lung cancer in a recent study increased the long-term survival rate to 82 percent. This is remarkable as the survival rate is usually less than 15 percent, when diagnosed by chest X-rays alone.