I have had 2 CT scans in my life. One for my head when I was 17 in 2007, and another for my abdomen/pelvis because I had to get my appendix out when I was 21, in 2010. I was just wondering if anyone else has had 1 or multiple CT scans

How many have you had, and how long ago did you have them?

I am just worried about the increased cancer risk from my 2 scans. Is it a big risk?
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replied January 18th, 2016
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and i understand your concern. Just 2 CT scans in lie does not lead to cancer risk . Its repeated exposure that makes it a risk. No worries.

I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care
Khan




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