CT Scans can cause cancer

2014 February 4

Modern imaging can be life-saving. The cost can also destroy families, particularly in developing countries.

Here is an additional burden: Evidence has been brought out that radiation from a single CT scan may be enough to cause cancer. They calculate that 3-5% of all future cancers could be caused by medical imaging.

Food for thought!

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