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A 47-year-old member asked:

Could somebody radiation poisoning from dxa scan?

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Dr. Brian Wosnitzer
Nuclear Medicine 20 years experience
No.: No. Dxa scans use a very minimal amount of radiation. Much less than a chest x-ray or ct scan.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.

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