A 43-year-old male asked:
11 cat scans parts of body three years (40), 7 chest/abdomen and 3/4 of the throat/head area. doctor is recommending another one of abdomen, should i?
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Radiology - Interventional 35 years experience
If concerned,: Meet with radiology physicist at your hospital. He or she can calculate your dose and help you and your doctor choose best and safest imaging option.
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