A 25-year-old female asked:
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My doctors told me they could not see my appendix in a CT scan of my abdomen, is this normal?

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Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
Anatomy: Yes. Of course. If it is not inflamed, scarred or damaged it may not be prominent or obviously visible.
Answered on Mar 12, 2020
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