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Is having an abdominal/pelvic CT scan to check for kidney stones dangerous?

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In brief: No

A ct scan to assess for kidney stones is not dangerous.
If one gets multiple ct scans frequently, the radiation from these studies can potentially cause future abnormalities due to cumulative dose of the radiation.

In brief: No

A ct scan to assess for kidney stones is not dangerous.
If one gets multiple ct scans frequently, the radiation from these studies can potentially cause future abnormalities due to cumulative dose of the radiation.
Dr. Moez Khorsandi
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Dr. Michael Korona
Radiology - Interventional
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Not

If you don't get too many.

In brief: Not

If you don't get too many.
Dr. Michael Korona
Dr. Michael Korona
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