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A 28-year-old female asked:

i went to the doctor today and they done a ct scan to check to see if it was my appendix dr said there was fluid in my pelvic area is this dangerous ?

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Dr. Paul Velt
Dr. Paul Velt answered
Diagnostic Radiology 42 years experience
Not really: In young women it is common to have a small amount of free fluid in the pelvis. As long as the appendix was normal, there should be no issues.

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