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Does ct scan show rectal strictures

A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
General Surgery 57 years experience
Talk to your doctor: Most likely you already have rectal exam, you don't have to worry as long as not on inner mucosal layer , cancers start from mucosa not from muscle ... Read More

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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Baez
Radiology 22 years experience
Accessory spleen: A splenule is a small accessory spleen. This is a normal variant and is nothing to worry about.
Dr. Bradley Stockmann
Radiology 18 years experience
Accessory spleen: A splenule is a small collection of splenic tissue found apart from the main body of the spleen. This is a common finding occurring in 10% of people. ... Read More
Dr. Michael Gabor
Diagnostic Radiology 34 years experience
A normal: anatomic variation, sometimes referred to as "accessory spleen". Nothing of concern.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Stein
Interventional Radiology 47 years experience
Not sure: Ct with and without xray dye is a good test for some kidney problems. Not sure what you mean by thickening. Ct shows kidney stones, masses, kidney s... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alfred Parkhill Hand
Radiology 22 years experience
Depends: A ct scan would usually show an aneurysm, but it depends where. If you are looking for an abdominal aortic aneurysm , a non contrast ct is adequate. I... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kneece
Specializes in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
No: Depends on which test.Usually the Cat scan for calcium gives anumbr between 0 and 500 and does not comment on the lungs at all.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aruna Adaikkalam
Internal Medicine 39 years experience
Yes: But MRI is more sensitive than ct for early detection of the lesions. Multiple scelerosis is one of the demyelinating diseases. Cervical spine region... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Seth Zeidman
Neurosurgery 34 years experience
Yes: Depending on the type of meningocele it will show up on a ct scan. Some occur in the head and others in the low back.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Seth Zeidman
Neurosurgery 34 years experience
Many Things: Ct scans of the neck can show problems with the spine, the spinal cord, the esophagus, the thyroid, the trachea, and anything else that naturally occu... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Piotr Obara
Radiology 15 years experience
Major abnormalities: Ct is typically used in the acute setting to look for blood. It can also show major abnormalities such as masses and edema from large strokes. Ct is... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Chmielewski
Diagnostic Radiology 31 years experience
Many things.: It can detect many conditions. Ct is particulaly good at detecting bleeding in the acute setting and hydrocephalus, and some masses. It's not nearly a... Read More
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