Is now available at Ecomedica analysis laboratory the prenatalSafe test, a new fetal DNA testing from maternal blood sample. This test , developed by an Italian laboratory , promises , with almost complete certainty and with a simple test of the mother blood , to identify, through the direct analysis of fetal DNA in maternal blood , Down syndrome and other chromosomal abnormalities such as Edwards syndrome (trisomy 18 , 1 case out of 6000 births) and Patau syndrome ( trisomy 13 , 1 case on 10 thousand ), Turner's syndrome ( monosomy X) , Klinefelter 's syndrome and the syndrome of Jacobs. Th...
New multi- TAC (64 slices) at Ecomedica
31-01-2014 11:32 - News Generiche
This new instrument is a true jewel of technology , able to perform very specific exams in a short time and with considerably reduced radiation dose to the patient.
With the 64-slice CT with cardiac and angiologic software at Ecomedica it is possible to carry out tests at very high definition and with the highest diagnostic power as cardio CT or CT of the coronary arteries That study allows the doctors to examin the coronary tree in order to reduce the risk of stroke in young age, assessing aneurysms or occlusions of the arteries or veins in addition to all the other CT exams.
The machine is ...
Mammography in young age
25-01-2014 14:09 - News Generiche
The results of a new American study reported that the highest number of deaths caused by breast cancer relates to young women who do not undergo regular checks . The study, just published in the Cancer journal , brings up new evidence in support of those who encourages women under 50 years to constantly undergo mammography as a screening test to detect the possible presence of a tumor. A CONTROVERSIAL TEST The controversy on mammography test is open for years in the United States but also in Italy for his supporters , the test is the best way to identify a tumor before they become symptomati...