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What kind of complications might happen from a chest CT scan with dye?
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Dr. Frederick Shieh
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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In brief: Allergy
The main risk is concern for an allergic reaction to the contrast dye.
Damage to the kidney is also a big concern. The good thing is that the kidney can usually recover from this on its own with IV fluids and careful observation.

In brief: Allergy
The main risk is concern for an allergic reaction to the contrast dye.
Damage to the kidney is also a big concern. The good thing is that the kidney can usually recover from this on its own with IV fluids and careful observation.
Dr. Frederick Shieh
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