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Computed tomography test for chest pain?

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Dr. Howard Rubin
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
7 doctors agree

In brief: ChestCT

Done in many emergency rooms as a way to look for pulmonary embolism, dissection of aorta, sometimes coronary artery blockage if contrast is used with specific protocols.

In brief: ChestCT

Done in many emergency rooms as a way to look for pulmonary embolism, dissection of aorta, sometimes coronary artery blockage if contrast is used with specific protocols.
Dr. Howard Rubin
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Dr. Brian Mott
Surgery - Thoracic
4 doctors agree

In brief: It's helpful at time

There are a variety of chest pain conditions that may be diagnosed on ct scan.
From simple pleural effusions to aortic dissection. Ct scans for chest pain is a very common test.

In brief: It's helpful at time

There are a variety of chest pain conditions that may be diagnosed on ct scan.
From simple pleural effusions to aortic dissection. Ct scans for chest pain is a very common test.
Dr. Brian Mott
Dr. Brian Mott
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