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Would a CT scan of the brain show blocked arteries in detail?

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Dr. Michael Korona
Radiology - Interventional
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In brief: CTA

Best for imaging cerebral vessels.
Ct only shows brain and skull.

In brief: CTA

Best for imaging cerebral vessels.
Ct only shows brain and skull.
Dr. Michael Korona
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
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In brief: CT scan

CF scan is initial scan, if suggestive of blockage, MRI follows.

In brief: CT scan

CF scan is initial scan, if suggestive of blockage, MRI follows.
Dr. Alan Ali
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