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Can colon polyps show up on and abdominal/pelvic CT scan?

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In brief: No

Only very large polyps can be seen.
Most polyps can be seen if a specialized ct scan is performed that specifically looks for polyps, but these are rarely performed.

In brief: No

Only very large polyps can be seen.
Most polyps can be seen if a specialized ct scan is performed that specifically looks for polyps, but these are rarely performed.
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
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In brief: TYPICALLY NOT

Hollow organs are difficult to evaluate with a ct.

In brief: TYPICALLY NOT

Hollow organs are difficult to evaluate with a ct.
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