A member asked about a 51-year-old female:
can iodine contrast used for ct scan inadvertently improve symptoms or issues?
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
Radiology 41 years experience
Probably not: I like to keep an open mind but there is no scientific evidence that contrast used for CT can be used to treat disease.
If you are feeling better after a CT exam, it is likely that you were on your way to getting better before the scan and the improvement continued after the scan to a point that you then noticed it.
Last updated Jan 5, 2019
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