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Dr. William D., MD Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Isaura Montreal, CA
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CT scans and cancer risk by Marie L. Patient Expert Careful of CT scans, ESPECIALLY of your pelvis. From Medscape... was actually 66% higher, and the median dose of a multiphase CT scan of the abdomen and pelvis was nearly 4...
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...
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... Milliseverts (mSv) Head CT 1 – 2 mSv Pelvis CT 3 – 4 mSv Chest CT 5...
Bone scans in diagnosis of prostate cancer by Dr. Arnon Krongrad Medical Doctor , and he also has a positive bone scan showing accumulation of tracer in his lower spine and pelvis, it’s a pretty safe bet... A bone scan uses tiny amounts of radioactive materials called tracers (or properly “radionuclides...
My CT scan has been rescheduled ... by ANNGREGORY74 Patient Expert and having an iodine injection today. I also found out that I'll be having a scan of my pelvis. Guess... My CT scan has been rescheduled for 10:30 today. I've been fasting since 8pm yesterday. Needless...
Growth Scan by Boobies Butt N Gut Patient Expert I am having my 35 week growth scan. Myturo was supposed to watch Buzzy while my grandma took... tell me she's not only head down (because she is) but that her head has entered my pelvis and possibly engaged...
PET scans for metastatic breast cancer by Donna Peach Patient Expert Yesterday I went for my PET (positron emission tomography) scan. While MRI and CT scans allow views of the anatomy and organs, PET scans allow a view of metabolic activity...
CT-related question by Louise Patient Expert For those of you who have had a contrast-enhanced pelvic/abdominal CT scan... before, and I'm not allowed to eat after ten p.m. the night before. But how long before the scan should I drink...

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How it is performed ... RI scans. However, if you are having a scan of your lower body (pelvis or abdomen) you may be asked not to eat or drink for abou ... » Read on
Diagnosis ... ou are experiencing urinary incontinence, you should see your doctor. Do not be embarrassed about talking to your doctor about y ... » Read on