What is Coronary Calcium Scan known as?

Updated at: Mar 29, 2011
What is Coronary Calcium Scan known as?
Editorial Team
Other DiseasesWritten by: Editorial TeamPublished at: Jul 19, 2010

•    Calcium scan test
•    Cardiac CT for calcium scoring


Some people refer to a coronary calcium scan by the name of the machine used to take pictures of the heart:


•    Electron beam computed tomography (EBCT) or electron beam tomography (EBT)
•    Multidetector computed tomography (MDCT)

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