Aquilion Lightning 80

Aquilion Lightning 80 detector row Ultra Helical CT

Trusted Performance.
Smart Investment.

Are you looking for a CT scanner that helps provide better care and safer imaging in a compact, affordable package? The Aquilion Lightning is an 80 detector row scanner that delivers.

The system is designed to operate reliably and efficiently, producing high-quality images that help speed up diagnosis and treatment in a busy environment.

PUREVISION Detector Technology

0.5 mm elements deliver isotropic images in all planes, 20% thinner compared to 0.625 detector elements.

Clinical Gallery

Whole Aorta CTA

Patient History

This 64-year-old man presented to the ER with a suspected abdominal aortic aneurysm. A CT scan of the thoracic and abdominal aorta was performed.

SUREStart Bolus Timing, Ultra Helical 0.5 mm x 80, CTDI 8.0 mGy, 7.99 mSv (k=0.0145)

Adaptive Diagnostics

Innovative solutions unique to Canon Medical Systems to solve clinical challenges. Simplified workflow with consistent quality lts.

New Helicool X-ray Tube

MHU Tube with a liquid metal bearing, 0.5 second rotation speed and Helicool heat dispersal.


Save time and storage space with Canon Medical Systems’ hybrid reconstruction algorithms.

Fast reconstruction*

Reconstruction speed of up to 50 images per second* at full resolution.