The latest news on CT scans
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While common and often medically valuable, CT scans have a downside.
However, risk of side effects might not rise, expert says
Patients should not decline X-ray imaging for medically advised procedures, group says.
Observing child in ER can minimize radiation exposure without compromising care, researchers say
Unnecessary CT scans, especially of the abdomen and pelvis, can lead to unnecessary surgery.
Though powerful, chest CT scans have downsides.
Plus, the risks of CT scans and how they differ from traditional X-rays.