A member asked:
good morning, i had an abdominal ultrasound which revealed lesions on my liver, suggesting liver hemangioma. but to be sure they want me to have a ct scan. i am scared. i am a 35 year old female, otherwise healthy, non smoker, non drinker.... the size of
2 doctor answers
Dr. Hashim Alani answered
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Ct scan: Ct scan is not dangerous . It may help with the diagnosis and the plan for surgery , if needed.
Answered on Jan 5, 2019
Dr. Eric Goodman answered
26 years experience Radiology
Liver hemangioma: Liver hemangiomas are common benign lesions incidentally seen on ultrasound. There are rare tumors that can appear similar to hemangiomas on ultrasound. Radiologists routinely recommend ct or MRI to confirm the diagnosis of benign hemangioma.
Answered on Mar 12, 2020
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