Bone densitometry (DXA)
GE PRODIGY PRIMO BONE DENSITOMETRY SYSTEM
The Prodigy Dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) assessment system delivers with exceptional precision and low-dose radiation, provides precise data on soft tissue and bone composition, including bone-mineral density (BMD), lean- and fat-tissue mass, and percentage of fat.
By appointment only.
Please notify our staff if the examinee is pregnant or pregnancy is suspected.
The examination should be performed at least 14 days after barium or nuclear medicine studies.
The examination should be performed prior to oral, rectal or IV contrast studies, or at least 7 days after any of these studies.
Please do not take any calcium or mineral supplements 24 hours before the examination.