A member asked:

Fluoroscopy made to (10 month) son diagnosing esophageal disorders after loss consciousness,bend of back,stiffness.will he be at cancer (x-ray) risk?

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Dr. James Ferguson answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

Low risk: A single set of fluoroscopic evaluations has a very low risk of triggering any cancer in a patients lifetime.He is much more likely to be severely injured in an accident than to develop such a problem.

Answered 10/26/2016



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