A 43-year-old male asked:
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i'm a bit scared of getting a ct scan (abdomen). the whole iv and warm feeling, and side effects.. should i be?

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Dr. Michael Gabor
33 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
The IV: contrast is generally very well tolerated. The warm or flush sensation is transient. You can find more information at. http://www.radiologyinfo.org/mobile/en/safety/index.cfm?pg=sfty_contrast
Answered on Dec 9, 2014
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