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Could a CT scan miss appendicitis if i wasn't given contrast fluid to drink or wasn't injected with dye?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: possibly

That is possible.
Contrast should always be given for abdominal and pelvic cts unless there is reduced kidney function or allergies to the dye.

In brief: possibly

That is possible.
Contrast should always be given for abdominal and pelvic cts unless there is reduced kidney function or allergies to the dye.
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