A 51-year-old female asked:
2 ct scans of the abdomen 3 years apart 3 x-rays on abdomen 3 years or more apart 4 mammograms and 1 mri so worried now about radiation exposure?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Diagnostic Radiology 33 years experience
Radiation risk: The theoretical increased risk is minimal. MRI does not use ionizing radiation, so the number of MRIs is not relevant. You can estimate the increased risk, and help put it in perspective, with an interactive tool at xrayrisk.com
170 viewsAnswered May 30, 2019
Last updated May 30, 2019
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