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On average, how long will a cat scan take?

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Dr. Eva Duckett
Radiology 32 years experience
Not long: C: it depends on what body part and whether you will be receiving contrast or not. For the abdomen, you may have to drink oral contrast and wait 45-60 minutes before you go on the table. Once on the table, the scan takes only a few minutes (5-10 minutes depending on which part of the body).

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A 40-year-old member asked:

How long does it take to get cat scan results back?

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Dr. Arnold Friedman
Radiology 47 years experience
1=2 days: Usually 1-2 days.
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