Then, under a local anaesthetic, a contrast medium is injected.
What does CM stand for?
CM stands for Contrast Medium
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About 80% to 90% of contrast medium is used for CT and 10% to 20% for cardiac catheterization procedures.
Abstract: Myelography was evaluated in 12 domestic pigeons (Columba livia) by injecting an iodinated contrast medium (iohexol) at the atlanto-occipital space into the cerebellomedullary cistern.
The problematic samples had been collected from patients shortly after radiologic examinations requiring administration of iodinated radio-opaque contrast medium (Visipaque[R] or Omnipaque[R]).
In patients with diabetes or renal impairment undergoing angiography, using a contrast medium that is iso-osmolar to blood such as iodixanol may prevent nephrotoxicity, said Dr.
Use a conventional contrast medium, but require premedication with steroids and antihistamines to reduce complications.