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Can CT of abdomen and pelvis without contrast see pancreatic cancer?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology
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In brief: Usually

Some of the best-differentiated lesions or small lesions may be missed.

In brief: Usually

Some of the best-differentiated lesions or small lesions may be missed.
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Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Family Medicine

In brief: Usually yes

It can see pancreatic cancer.
Contrast is more needed for vasculature. Pancreatic cancer is a solid tumor that can be seen without contrast.

In brief: Usually yes

It can see pancreatic cancer.
Contrast is more needed for vasculature. Pancreatic cancer is a solid tumor that can be seen without contrast.
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