A 34-year-old female asked:
I have had two head/brain ct scans, can that cause brain tumor?
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Radiology 21 years experience
4.8k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Pathology 41 years experience
Not likely: While in theory any radiation might cause a tumor, the amount of radiation in a diagnostic ct scan is highly unlikely to lead to a brain tumor.
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Last updated Jun 3, 2015
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