A 24-year-old male asked:
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i accidentally opened my eyes while doing a head ct scan. i saw the red light on my face. can it be dangerous?

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Dr. Paul Velt
Dr. Paul Velt answered
41 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Not really : As long as you don't stare at it you should have no effects from it
Answered on Sep 28, 2016
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