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A 51-year-old female asked:

What does no acute changes means in a head ct scan result, this is my first ct scan?

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Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Scan: Typically the radiologist is referring to some type of acute problem such as stroke, head bleed, subarachnoid or mass. I would assume you were imaged for an acute injury or headache in a medical setting. "No acute changes" is a good sign.

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Last updated Dec 15, 2019

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