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Can ascities be seen on cat scan or mri?
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Dr. Bahman Daneshfar
Radiation Oncology
8 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Ascities is fluid build up in the abdomen.
It can be seen on these tests and also if big enough noted on physical exam.

In brief: Yes
Ascities is fluid build up in the abdomen.
It can be seen on these tests and also if big enough noted on physical exam.
Dr. Bahman Daneshfar
Dr. Bahman Daneshfar
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Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
5 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Ascites, a build up of fluid in the abdominal cavity can be seen on ct, MRI or ultrasound.

In brief: Yes
Ascites, a build up of fluid in the abdominal cavity can be seen on ct, MRI or ultrasound.
Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
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Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine
4 doctors agree
In brief: Both
You can easily see it on both studies.
But all you need is an ultrasound. If it's a lot, you don't need anything - just examine and feel the water in the abdomen.

In brief: Both
You can easily see it on both studies.
But all you need is an ultrasound. If it's a lot, you don't need anything - just examine and feel the water in the abdomen.
Dr. Ankush Bansal
Dr. Ankush Bansal
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