A 37-year-old female asked:
Multiple cts in the past 10 years. probably 7+ head & 6 of lungs, 3 abdomen. what are my general cancer risks from ct? brain tumor risk? thank you
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
General Surgery 35 years experience
Low: if you ever had sunburn before in your life, it's likely that you received more hard radiation from that experience.
Risk of radiation induced cancer is not only dose dependent but also related to recovery time between exposure.
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