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A 24-year-old male asked:

Is there a way to see how much blood is in certain parts of body? such as splanchnic, chest and cerebral areas?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Dean Giannone
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Flow, not amount.: We can readily assess blood flow through a vascular bed by Doppler studies, but we can't readily determine the amount of blood that is present in a given part of the body at a given point in time.
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