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Wednesday, June 19, 2013
Diseases & Conditions
CT scans in childhood may up cancer risk later
Exposure to CT scans may be associated with a slightly increased risk of developing cancer in children and young people, a new study has found.
`Ultrasound safer than CT scans`
Ultrasound scans relying on sound waves are safer than CT scans or X-rays which use radiation to confirm or rule out surgery to remove the append
CT scans can triple brain cancer risk in kids
Kids who undergo two or more head CT scans have triple the risk of developing brain cancer, a new study has revealed.
Obese patients `more exposed to radiation`
Obese individuals could be exposed to higher levels of radiation during routine X-ray and CT scans as most medical imaging equipments are not des
Doctors misuse scans in prostate cancer: Study
The scans tell doctors if cancer has spread beyond the prostate in men with high-risk cancer.
CT scans pose risks, need more regulation: Experts
CT scans cause one third more radiation than needed
CT scans overuse linked to cancer
CT scans ‘increase cancer risk’
Radiation from CT scans may raise cancer risks
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