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well one never knows but if it eases your mind at all the baby doesn't get nutrition from the mother until around 6wks- since the pregnancy tests came up negative at that point then I think by the time that 6wk window comes
.  Had every test you can think of , CAT scan, x-rays, urinalysis, urine cultures, blood work for clots, lungs... of all of this is that my very upper abdomen, like between my diaphragm and ribs seems to be very swollen. wow, i am female twenty...
A combination PET and CT scan more effective than either alone by Katherine B. Patient Expert A combined positron emission tomography-computed tomography (PET-CT) scan of the whole body... examination; computed tomography (CT) of the chest, abdomen and pelvis; mammography in women; and testicular...
CT scans increasing cancer risk by Katherine B. Patient Expert abdomen and pelvis scan. “Within each type of CT study, effective dose varied... write. This includes an estimated 14,000 cases resulting from scans of the abdomen and pelvis; 4,100...
Do heart scans cause cancer? by Dr. William D. Medical Doctor scans of the chest, abdomen, and pelvis. These scans, performed for screening, expose the recipient... here. Over the years, I've fussed about the radiation dose used by some centers for CT heart scans. (Note: I'm talking...
October 13th- (CT Scan Results) ... by Jo C. Burzycki Patient ExpertHealth Maven October 13th- (CT Scan Results) The CT Scan results came back very badly today. The cancer has spread past my thyroid and I also have cancer in my abdomen, liver, "gut", and adrenal glands...
CT scans and radiation exposure by Dr. William D. Medical Doctor that of all other sources.” Where do CT heart scans fall? Let's first take a look at exposure measured... – 7 mSv Abdomen CT 5 – 7 mSv Abdomen/pelvis CT 8 – 11 mSv Coronary CT angiography 5...
CT scans and cancer risk by Marie L. Patient Expert was actually 66% higher, and the median dose of a multiphase CT scan of the abdomen and pelvis was nearly 4... Careful of CT scans, ESPECIALLY of your pelvis. From Medscape...
Octreotide Scan, Liver Biopsy, E... by Jo C. Burzycki Patient ExpertHealth Maven " above and under me. I was able to watch the scan at first while they did my abdomen and freaked myself out a little... the peace and quiet for the hour and a half that the scan lasted. They did my abdomen, chest, neck, and head...
Half knowledge is.... by Kamal S. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Yesterday I went for three investigations. A 2D Echo cardiogram, an ultrasound of the abdomen and a liver scan. The first two were fairly straightforward. The third was a funny experience. I walked...

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Diagnosis ... asound scan as well. The probe of the scanner is placed on your abdomen to scan the ovaries . The doctor may also put a small, t ... » Read on
What it is used for ... CT scans are commonly performed on the head and abdomen. Head scans are an effective method of checking the brai ... » Read on