Subarachnoid Hemorrhage testsSubarachnoid Hemorrhage
Tests could include:
- History and Physical Exam
- Computed Tomography (CT) of Head
- Neurological Examination
- Cerebral Angiography
- MRI of Brain
- MRI of cerebral vessels
- Spinal Tap
- MRI of Head
- Diagnostic Spinal Tap
- Computed Tomography (CT) Scan
- Magnetic Resonance Angiography (MRA)
- Carotid artery doppler assessment
Cerebral angiography is a diagnostic test that can help your doctor find blockages in the blood vessels of your head and neck. These blockages can lead to a stroke or aneurysm. The doctor uses a catheter—a long, flexible tube—and an ex...
A lumbar puncture is a medical procedure usually performed to obtain a sample of cerebrospinal fluid. The procedure is sometimes referred to as a spinal tap.
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the head is a painless, noninvasive test that produces detailed images of your brain and brain stem. The test is carried out with an MRI machine, which produces the images using a magnetic field and radio waves....
A computerized tomography scan (CT or CAT scan) is a series of cross-sectional X-ray images of your body. CT scans are used to examine your bones and soft tissues for damage or abnormalities. Often, these images can be combined to create a 3D pict...
If you or someone you love has suffered from a blood clot, stroke, heart disease, or similar health problem, your doctor may recommend a magnetic resonance angiography (MRA) exam. Similar to magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), an MRA is a test that ...
A magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan is a noninvasive test that uses magnets and radio waves to create images of the inside of your body. It allows doctors to see details of your organs and tissues without having to make any incisions. Accordin...