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Do chest CT scans w/contrast include evaluation of the clavicle and shoulder? What about chest xrays?

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Dr. Ali Saberi
19 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yes&No: Some of the clavicle can be seen. The shoulder, not too much. CXR does see both, but is a 2Dimensional image and therefore don't see other views of the shoulder.
Answered on Aug 12, 2014
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