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Ct scan of abdomen and pelvic with contrast the best test for stomach cancer?

7 doctors weighed in
2 doctors agree

In brief: May not

Be the beat choice, but can be one test performed.
The ct scan may show stomach thickening but that finding can be non-apecific. Beat option is endoscopy and biopsy of the stomach.

In brief: May not

Be the beat choice, but can be one test performed.
The ct scan may show stomach thickening but that finding can be non-apecific. Beat option is endoscopy and biopsy of the stomach.
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
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Dr. Mazen Ghani
Radiology
2 doctors agree

In brief: CT

Ct scan of the abdomen may be helpful in assessing cancer extent including metastases (spread) to other organs and lymph nodes.

In brief: CT

Ct scan of the abdomen may be helpful in assessing cancer extent including metastases (spread) to other organs and lymph nodes.
Dr. Mazen Ghani
Dr. Mazen Ghani
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Dr. Michael Korona
Radiology - Interventional
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Gives some info

Endoscopy better.

In brief: Gives some info

Endoscopy better.
Dr. Michael Korona
Dr. Michael Korona
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