Radiology advancements saved many lives: Saba

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The principal of Dow Medical College, Professor Saba Sohail, stated that X-ray has not been so effective in diagnosing diseases other than fractures.

Due to the innovation and development of MRI, CT scan, PET and HRCT scan in the field of radiology, valuable lives can be saved by getting important information regarding a disease in a very short time.

She said while addressing to the seminar themed on “Secrets of Radiology for Head and Neck Surgery” that timely diagnosis and examination are very important to detect cancer in the head and neck in particular.

The seminar was organized by Dow University of Health Sciences in collaboration with ENT-Head and Neck Department Dr. Ruth K.M. Pfau Civil Hospital Karachi for postgraduates, trainees, house officers, young ENT and radiologists.