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Brain Scan Mood Disorder

Has anyone ever heard of it being possible to have a brain tumor or disorder that didn't show up on a CT?
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replied September 5th, 2007
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It's possible and that's why the doctor usually will refer you for a MRI imaging test. It's a very sensitive scanning procedure, and can often create pictures of lesions that would be missed by a CT scan.
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