College of Veterinary Medicine

Veterinary Medical Center

Medical Imaging

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Medical Imaging

Services
Outpatient Services:
  • Diagnostic Radiographic (x-ray) Procedures
  • Advanced Veterinary Imaging Direct Outpatient Services, such as (OFA hips and elbows, Noninvasive ultrasound procedures [general abdomen, pregnancy evaluation, PKD Screening], Computed Tomography & Magnetic Resonance Imaging Procedures)
  • Diagnostic interpretation of radiographic and special procedures, CT, MRI, and US studies from regional/national practices
Inpatient services:
  • Diagnostic Radiographic (x-ray) Procedures
Special Radiographic / Fluorscopic Procedures:
  • Angiography
  • Cystourethrography
  • Esophagography
  • Fistulography
  • Intravenous urography
  • Myelography
  • Upper GI Series
  • Barium enema
  • Vaginography
  • Arthrography
  • Diagnostic and interventional fluoroscopy

Computed Tomography, including guided biopsies & fine needle aspirates
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Feline hyperthyroid treatment (I131)
Radionuclide imaging for small and large animal patients:

  • Bone scintigraphy
  • Portal scintigraphy (for Portosystemic Shunts - PSS)
  • Thyroid scintigraphy
  • GFR scintigraphy
  • And others

External beam radiation therapy
Diagnostic and interventional ultrasonography
 
 


Advanced Veterinary Imaging Direct (AVID) Service:
Various imaging procedures (such as ultrasound, CT or MRI) can be requested by your regular veterinarian to be performed and interpreted by our staff at the VMC. The results of these procedures is sent to your regular veterinarian, who will then continue with the care of your pet. Please have your regular veterinarian contact our Advanced Veterinary Imaging Direct staff to schedule a procedure. They can be contacted directly at (612) 624-9583 or procedures can be requested online at http://www.cvm.umn.edu/vmcavid/request/request.cfm (opens new window)

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