Results 1 - 7 of 7 for Coronary Calcium Scan
  1. CT Scans (National Library of Medicine)  
    Computed tomography (CT) is a type of imaging. It uses special x-ray equipment to make cross-sectional pictures of your body. Doctors use CT scans to look for: ...
  2. Heart Health Tests (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... Cardiac CT Scan A cardiac CT (computed tomography) scan is a painless imaging test that uses x-rays ... buildup in the coronary arteries Problems with the ...
  3. Sarcoidosis (National Library of Medicine)  
    Sarcoidosis is a disease that leads to inflammation, usually in your lungs, skin, or lymph nodes. It starts as tiny, grain-like lumps, called granulomas. Sarcoidosis ...
  4. Angina (National Library of Medicine)  
    Angina is chest pain or discomfort you feel when there is not enough blood flow to your heart muscle. Your heart muscle needs the oxygen that the blood carries. ...
  5. Paget's Disease of Bone (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... work harder to pump blood to affected bones. Heart failure is more likely if you also have hardening of the arteries. Kidney stones, which can happen when the excessive breakdown of the bone leads to extra calcium in the body Nervous system problems, since the ...
  6. Kidney Tests (National Library of Medicine)  
    You have two kidneys. They are fist-sized organs on either side of your backbone above your waist. Your kidneys filter and clean your blood, taking out waste ...
  7. Cancer (National Library of Medicine)  
    Cancer begins in your cells, which are the building blocks of your body. Normally, your body forms new cells as you need them, replacing old cells that die. ...