A 29-year-old male asked:
i got head xray last 3months ago and now i got ct scan. is it safe for me? after 3months of head xray i have again head ct scan
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Diagnostic Radiology 33 years experience
Yes: It is safe to have these tests, the time elapsed between them is not a consideration.
4k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Radiology 21 years experience
You should be fine: The info provided on the chart if you go to the link below should be very helpful. It will show you the radiation dose for many different radiology exams.
in general, the risk from the exams you mention is very low.
4k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated May 1, 2015
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