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Ct Of Pelvis
Ct scan abd/pelvis, can it be melanoma (had melanoma), what should be done? Mild-low attenuation/left arnexal region likely related to ovarian cyst.
Ct uses xrays taken an 360 degrees combined with a computer to see"inside" the body. The table moves as the xray tube and detectors spin around the patient 10 times a second or more! The image shows excellent soft tissue detail, enhanced with injection of intravenous contrast or oral contrast. This way the body is shown in slices, in any plane, usually axially, but ...Read more
Dr. Has gotten my results of CT abd/pelvis w/wo contrast. Message said nothing urgent found. What are examples of urgent vs non urgent results?
I have had pain of my left side by ribs down to waist area on and off for 6 months. Constant now for 2 weeks. Ct abd/pelvis negative. Suggestions?
My ct (abdomen & pelvis) results are: -hypodensity in the midline of prostate measuring 10 mm -suspicious osseous lesions what should I read from it?
May be stone...: Prostate stones of various size and amount are common, usually scattered in the vicinity between its central and peripheral zones, and usually carry no clinical significance such as not associated with cancer or infection. So, it may be just stone and leave it alone. But, if indeed highly suspicious for something unusual, follow the instructions of your doctor. Otherwise, don't worry for now. ...Read more
On a recent ct, abd/pelvis w IV contrast, my right gonadal vein somewhat prominent 8.0mm diameter. Could this be contributing to my chronic pain?
Possibly: That diameter is 3-4 times normal. Possible causes include a portocaval shunt due to liver disease. Speak with your doctor about this and consider a consult with a gastroenterologist. ...Read more
Here is a helpful link which outlines the organs covered in a CT pelvis/abdomen.
https://healdove. Com/health-care-industry/CT-Scan-of-Abdoman-and-Pelvis-with-Contrast ...Read more
Ct of pelvis at ER showed L hyperdense ovary due to possible ruptured cyst. No acute findings. Couldn't this be ovarian ca? 31 yr old f.
Highly: Unlikely. A follow-up ultrasound in a few weeks can determine whether the hemorrhagic/ruptured cyst has resolved. ...Read more
What is the normal size range for period clots? I have some sometimes that are about 2in long. CT of pelvis and Pelvic exam Normal. Just curious
What you described is within the normal variation in periods. However, clots usually mean more blood loss. You should consider taking oral iron supplement with multivitamins to avoid becoming anemic.
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Practice safe sex. ...Read more
Ct and/pelvis contrast for lymphadenopathy. They wrote multiple non enlarged retro peritoneal lymph nodes visualized. Is it normal to see them on ct?
Yes,: Lymph nodes are normal structures. If they are normal in shape and size, there is generally nothing to worry about. ...Read more
Ct and/pelvis contrast for lymphadenopathy. Multiple non enlarged retroperitoneal lymph nodes visualized. Do you always see these nodes on ct? Normal?
These lymph nodes: May not mean anything, unless there is a readily diagnosed condition that will explain their existence, such as acute infection or tumor. Lymph nodes can pop in and out, without rhyme or reason. The existence of CHRONICALLY enlarging lymph nodes would be a red flag. Periodic followup CTs at intervals of 3 or 6 months would be recommended here. ...Read more
If sepsis residue shows on CT in pelvis and patient dies, Will pathology pick up this sepsis residue in pelvis?
Several weeks llq pain on palpatation, obstruction series neg. Doc bent left leg pain was felt. Wants CT abd/pelvis w&w/o contr. What is suspected?
I've severe lower left back pain stool with undigested food had CT abdo pelvis with IV contrast shows normal bowels can it miss smthing serious plz?
Had CT of pelvis, with and without oral and IV contrast... Ovaries normal- would something have shown if ovarian cancer? Also had annual OB pelvic nml
Had a CT abd/pelvis w iv/contrast, findings;4.6mm pulmonary nodule in right lower lobe wout mineralization. Diff diag inc benign & malignant etiologies?
CT SURVEILLANCE: Accp guidelines recommend 2 years of low dose ct surveillance. Repeat ct 3 months x 2 then 6 months x 3 for a total of 2 years. Probably nothing. ...Read more
Had CT of pelvis &abdomen- doc said all nml- report says mild enlarged spleen 13cm. She said she isn't concerned - CMP, - nml - is 13cm bad?
Top normal linear measurement is 9.8 cm: http://www. Ajronline. Org/doi/abs/10.2214/ajr.184.5.01841510
3 dimensional measurement is more accurate, but 13 is likely a little juicy. Clinical importance is unclear and a medical work up seems advised, but may be unrewarding as this is non specific.
If this were me, I'd follow it with serial U/S (maybe repeat in 2-3 mos.) so you don't worry. ...Read more
Pelvic ultrasound showed no cyst. But showed free fluid on right. Still having pain around right overy & back normal full pelvic exam/ultrasnd and norm pap, just yeast infct. Nrml CT abd/pelvis why pain?
Many reasons: Lots of things can cause pelvic pain. A cyst that ruptured may cause lingering pain for a week or 2 after it ruptures; infections including std's, and urinary tract infections and appendicitis can cause pelvic pain, endometriosis, i.Cgastrointestinal conditions also. If you had pain during the pelvic exam you may need to discuss diagnostic laparoscopy; if not then maybe see a different specialist. ...Read more
Should I demand to c a neurologist. Sharp pain in iliopsoas, front of thigh, had ct+mri pelvis, CT spine (sl. Bulge l5s1)physio x4.Still get sharp pains?
Radiculopathy: Your symptoms aren't consistent with a 5 1 disc. Yes ask your primary care physician to refer to neurologist or spine surgeon and look for something higher in your spine. ...Read more
Can we diagnose any gynecological cancers by CT Abdmn+Pelvis or do need any other scans? B caz CT Abdmn read "Mild ascites. Grossly distended stomach. No CT evidence of metastatic deposits" S.Creatn 1.24, S.Bilrb 0.71, SGPT (ALT) 34, ESR 37. Pl advice
Blood work: It is important to have multiple tests done, also do blood work like ca125, CEA, and pelvic us, besides that physical symptoms are important too ...Read more
8 months post c-sec and pressure in lower abd. Norm pelvic ult. Norm CT abd/pelvis & colonoscopy & norm pap, feels 'gassy' like pressure all the time?
Had 2 chest/1 abdomen xray and 1 CT abdomen pelvis scan within 2 days to diagnose abdomen pain. Is this too much radiation and should I be worried?
Yes and no: Yes, that is quite a bit of radiation in a short period of time. However, there shouldn't be any significant near-term cause for concern. The main concern is your cumulative radiation dose over time. For future tests, it would be reasonable to talk to your doctor about your concerns, and ask if alternative imaging tests may be acceptable. ...Read more
Results of CT abd/pelvis, 2 fatty inguinal hernias, fatty umbilical hernia and hiatal hernia. What are these & what is treatment and risks of treatmen?
Surgery if pain:
If the inguinal (groin) hernias and umbilical hernia are causing you discomfort, they should be fixed. A hernia is a bulge of tissue through a defect.
A hiatal hernia is where part of the stomach goes up past the diaphragm into the lower chest. There are different types. A surgeon would have to evaluate this to see if surgery is needed. He or she may also do an endoscopy (egd). ...Read more
I've had swollen nodes in armpits, neck and along collarbone for a month. Sometimes fairly painful. Bloodwork done 4 times (normal). CT abdomen/pelvis normal. Ultrasound of armpits, appeared benign. Worried its something worse since they r still there?
Nodes: If they persist you may need a biopsy to get a definitive diagnosis. Good Luck ...Read more
What causes anal pressure, right hip and lower back pain? Ct of pelvis normal bw normal. Can the CT of my pelvis show the cecum? Can it be sciatica?
Spine Injury: This chronic pain in the distribution as you suggested is the result of an irritated nerve or facet joints or other injury typically in the lumbar spine (low back) which are caused by herniated disks, spinal stenosis or degenerative disc disease, etc requiring further evaluation by a spine specialist. ...Read more
Does a positive magea4 melenoma antigen gene suggest that I do have cancer? Ct of lungs clear. Mamaagram clear. Ct of pelvis and abdomen clear.
What's Cancer risk from Radiation exposure 2004 4.4 mci tl201cardiac stress test, 2010 CT abdomen pelvis, 2013 low dose chest CT? Accumulated mSv risk?
Immeasurably low: The risk from that radiation is immeasurably low. ...Read more
32 female. Had CT Ab/pelvis in Nov and CT Pulmonary Angiogram to rule out PE in late Dec. Scared of breast cancer/other cancer from radiation?
Polycolonial gammapathy total protein 8.8 calcium 10.6 albumin 5.1, ANA 1:160speck, ESR 29- can this be lymphoma see oncologist thursday, 2 swollen nodes in neck, negative chest neg. Ct abd/pelvis?
Probably not: It sounds more like some type of viral infection, however, you should certainly keep the appointment to determine what is happening and how to evaluate it. ...Read more
I have been cramping in pelvi for 2 weeks now pelvic ultra/pap/ct abdomen/pelvis/urine test (preg and urinalysis) all normal what else could it be? Had c-section 8 months ago, have yeast inf. That's it
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