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A 20-year-old male asked:

is head mri is safer than ct scan ? my doctor told me to a ct scan but concerned about irradiation ? so do they have the same indications ?

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Dr. Anthony Filly
Radiology 26 years experience
MRI: Is generally a better test. Depends on the indication. Ct does have radiation but is a small amount.

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