Lumbosacral Neuritis Radiculitis And Excruciating Lower Back Pain

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Definition

A lumbosacral spine CT is a computed tomography scan of the lower spine and surrounding tissues.


Alternative Names

Spinal CT; CT - lumbosacral spine


How the test is performed

You will be asked to lie on a narrow table that slides into the center of the CT scanner. You will need to lie on your back for this test.

Once inside the scanner, the machine's x-ray beam rotates around you. (Modern "spiral" scanners can perform the exam in one continuous...

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