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can a ct scan of the abodmen and pelvis with and without contract detect pheochromocytoma

A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
31 years experience General Surgery
Imaging: CT scan limit for detection is at 1 cm. So yes, could be too small to detect on imaging. Your doc can detect it with other techniques, such as blood l ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Korona
32 years experience Interventional Radiology
Shows: All abdominal and pelvic structures. See radiologyinfo.Org for good info.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Korona
32 years experience Interventional Radiology
Too much to list. : See radiologyinfo.Org for good info.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Korona
32 years experience Interventional Radiology
Call: Your doctor. The office will have the report.
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ryan Polselli
14 years experience Radiology
Consider...: I have seen inadvertent reporting of the appendix before. One of the more common ways this happens is when the radiologist reads a normal study and sa ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience Family Medicine
2nd opinion : You need to find a radiologist to send the scan to
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Not completely: A ct scan will detected anatomical changes above a rather low threshold. But some changes are smaller than that and many diseases cause cellular chan ... Read More
A 71-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Michel
45 years experience Family Medicine
NO problem mentioned: AS you have mentioned no problem , one might assume there was a concern for some type of tumor. If the doctor has said to resee in 6 month I would fol ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce J. Stringer
46 years experience Radiology
Yes but not because: The piles (hemorrhoids) can bleed anytime. The ct should not have caused it unless you had some sort of cleansing regimen that caused you to wipe the ... Read More
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Dr. Steven Chmielewski
29 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Need more info.: Trauma, infection and malignancy (cancer) are the most common reasons to do all three at the same time. Doing the test doesn't mean you have the disea ... Read More
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