Presentation on theme: "Radiographic Anatomy of the Skull Dr. Meghan Woodland November 25, 2010."— Presentation transcript:
Radiographic Anatomy of the Skull Dr. Meghan Woodland November 25, 2010.
Patient Preparation: Radiographs should be taken under general anaesthesia –In critical cases, lateral and VD views can be obtained with minimal sedation Standard skull series: –Lateral –VD Nasal, Bulla and Dental series: various oblique and open-mouth views.
Typical Radiographic View 1. Open mouth VD Direction of X-rays
Joe P. Morgan This view is used to evaluate the nasal cavity, which is important in animals with nasal discharge.
Note the increased opacity in the left nasal passage