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Whole-Body CT Scans Can Miss Traumatic Injuries: Study
Date:3/5/2012

refers to a CT scan that includes the head, neck, chest and abdomen.

The researchers added that negative test results should be confirmed with clinical exams or additional tests to rule out false-negative results.

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The U.S. National Institutes of Health provides more information on CT scans.

-- Mary Elizabeth Dallas

SOURCE: Canadian Medical Association Journal, news release, March 5, 2012


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