The CKC medical imaging department is equipped to perform standard techniques in addition to specific diagnostic and interventional procedures relevant to kidney disease and its complications.

Equipment

    Radiology

  • An X-ray machine with image intensification
  • C-arm machine for guided operative interventions
  • Portable X-ray machine for inpatients and ICU patients.

Ultrasound

  • High-resolution ultrasound machine including Doppler, Power and Duplex
    • Standard ultrasonography examination including abdominal, pelvic, renal, transplant, transrectal and transvaginal procedures
    • Echocardiography
    • Ultrasound guided interventional procedures
    • Ultrasound guided renal and prostatic biopsy
  • 2D ultrasound machine for ICU interventions
  • Portable Ultrasound machine for bed side examinations for inpatients

Bone Densitometry

  • DEXA machine for measurement of bone density, diagnosis of osteoporosis and estimation of fracture risk