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What is Coronary Calcium Scan known as?

Other Diseases By Editorial Team , National Institute of Health / Jul 19, 2010
What is Coronary Calcium Scan known as?

•    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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