What brain tumors would not be seen on a CT scan? I have bad hypochondria, what are my chances of getting a tumor at 21? Always nervous about this.

The best image of. The brain for tumor is mri. Ct scan without contrast is very insenstive for small lesions, but will see something large. Ct's amd mri's are expensive and are poor treatment for hypochondria. Did you ever consider seeing a psychotherapist?
As above . It is better to see a mental. Health provider for evaluation and treatment.

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Had a CT scan for possible brain tumor how long for my dr to get results? If something was found would I have herd the same day?

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