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Is ct scan cause cancer
I had done 3chest plain xray and one ear xray and after two month one ct scan of brain now I am worried can it lead to cancer
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There are very very less chances of getting cancers with x rays of diagnostic energies ,but you shouldn't have them frequently without any reason.
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Any diagnostic procedure follows one basic principle i.e. benefit outweighs risk.. Any radiation increases the risk of cancer..but diagnostic radiation is used at very low doses usually.. Follow a healthy life style and have a diet rich in antioxidants and greens..avoid pollution smoke and alcohol
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