A 40-year-old female asked:
i have had two head/brain ct scans, can that cause brain tumor?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Alfred Parkhill Hand answered
20 years experience Radiology
highly unlikely: It is highly unlikely that the amount of radiation that you were exposed to during 2 ct scans will have any harmful effect at all. http://www.news-medical.net/news/20130531/mayo-clinic-experts-provide-some-insight-about-radiation-dose-from-ct-imaging.aspx.
Answered on Nov 25, 2013
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