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would an abdominal ct scan see the aorta?

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Dr. Herman Hammerstead
49 years experience Trauma Surgery
YES: Both with and without contrast
Answered on Jul 27, 2017
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Aorta: An abdominal CT would generally show the abdominal aorta
Answered on Feb 6, 2018
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Dr. H Robert Silverstein
Specializes in Cardiology
Avoid the radiation exposure of the CT scan unless necessary: you and your MD can decide together. HRS, MD, FACC
Feb 6, 2018

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