Presentation on theme: "Radiographic Anatomy of the Skull"— Presentation transcript:
1 Radiographic Anatomy of the Skull Dr. Meghan WoodlandNovember 25, 2010.
2 Patient Preparation:Radiographs should be taken under general anaesthesiaIn critical cases, lateral and VD views can be obtained with minimal sedationStandard skull series:LateralVDNasal, Bulla and Dental series: various oblique and open-mouth views.
3 Typical Radiographic View 1. Open mouth VDDirection of X-rays
4 This view is used to evaluate the nasal cavity, which is important in animals with nasal discharge. Joe P. Morgan
5 Note the increased opacity in the left nasal passage