A member asked:

Can colon polyps show up on and abdominal/pelvic ct scan?

5 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. Luis Villaplana answered

Specializes in Internal Medicine

Hollow organs are difficult to evaluate with a ct.

Answered Mar 12, 2020


Dr. Matthew Weiner answered

Specializes in General Surgery

Only very large polyps can be seen. Most polyps can be seen if a specialized ct scan is performed that specifically looks for polyps, but these are rarely performed.

Answered Feb 13, 2020



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