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Normal chest X-ray & abdominal/pelivic CT scan, but positive TB skin test? I have low grade fevers, extreme fatigue & swollen lymph nodes. Tb?
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
Will a CT of the abdomen and pelvis show imaging of the hips, specifically, if there is something compressing a nerve in the hips?
An Abd/pelvis CT: likely includes at least partial visualization of the hips, and could potentially detect some abnormalities in that region. However, since the exam was not specifically tailored to look at the hips, and moreover CT is not usually the study of choice to evaluate the hips(MRI is), I wouldn't rely on a pelvic CT to rule out hip abnormalities. ...Read more
Is there any imaging (CT, etc) that will show if a TT muscle repair has become loose? I'm 2 yrs. post op TT/MR. Tummy is bulgy. No medical issues
I had abdomen CT and needed to drink 32oz of oral contrast before test. I got it all down but 8oz and wondering if this will effect what shows up onct?
No: You consumed enough for an accurate evaluation. ...Read more
My CT abdomen with contrast result says mild fatty liver. My liver function tests were normal. I am overweight though, anything to be concern of?
I've had 5+ x-rays and 3 CT scans, and have recently found a mass in my abdomen(where the tests were performed). Could it be cancerous?
Pain in under below lower left ribs above the abdomen since 2 mnnts which comes n goes most of the time.Go for a ct, MRI or sonography?Any blood test?
Probably : Constipation. The only organ tucked under those ribs that you would feel in the front is the spleen which would be felt on physical exam. The colon is there too and if you are constipated caused pain there. To be constipated you can go everyday but poops are usually not like bananas but round, hard, and cause straining. If you have it try miralax(store brand ok) ;eat4fruits, 5 veggies8 waters a d. ...Read more
Pain in lower abdomen, wave & back near kidney, gone for CT scan and results are normal & negative but in culture test find: klebsiella species.Hlep me
Abdominal Pain: If you had a positive urine culture, treatment of that possible infection is a good place to start. Take a probiotic with any antibiotic. If this doesn't improve your symptoms there are many possibilities for abdominal pain including stress, gluten sensitivity, inflammatory bowel disease etc. An evaluation by a qualified professional may be helpful. ...Read more
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