A 20-year-old male asked:
does a ct colonography show pelvis/abdomen too or just intestines?
2 doctor answers
Dr. M. Hytham Beck answered
42 years experience General Surgery
Only colon: Only colon it is supposed to replace colonoscopy so far not as good
Answered on Jun 11, 2016
Dr. Dean Giannone answered
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Focus on GI tract.: While the initial pictures may reveal general findings within the abdomen and pelvis, the study is geared towards the computer-generated reconstruction of the large intestines to create the "virtual colonoscopy". This rendering is reviewed by the radiologist.
Answered on Feb 17, 2016
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