According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control, around 6.1 million women in the United States between ages 15-44 have difficulty getting pregnant or staying pregnant. If you are like one of these millions of other women in the U.S. who have had trouble conceiving, your doctor may suggest either a test called a hysterogram or a hysterosalpingogram. While these procedures share a prefix, they are used differently depending on every case. Let's discuss what each is used for and point out the differences between them.
Radiology is one of the most important fields of medicine. Since its inception, the field of radiology has expanded to become more innovative and cutting edge. In this article, we will look into three famous radiologists whose contributions have had a long-lasting impact on the history of radiology.
For cancer patients, treatment options are usually limited to choosing between radiation therapy and homeopathic treatment. Most patients are hesitant to choose radiation therapy because of the potential dangers radiation exposure pose. But does radiation therapy actually work?
Osteoporosis causes the bones to become more fragile and more likely to break and is usually found in older people. A DEXA scan evaluates or measures bone density. In this article, we will describe everything you need to know about a DEXA scan.