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A 20-year-old male asked:

Would a brain mri or ct scan cover sinuses? would it detect nasal cancer or sinus cancer? was not taken for problem related to sinus but wondering if radiologist would take images of this or interperet?

1 doctor answer4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 53 years experience
Sinus films: Best imaging for sinuses and nasal areas is by far the CAT scan. Nasal and sinus cancers would be extremely unusual at age 20.
Last updated Dec 27, 2020

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