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Online Masond_06

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Basically as the title says just curious. I've had quite a bit of ct scans due to anxiety. Maybe near ten. I know four head due to two concussions and maybe four to six abdominal scans. Majority unneeded. I had most of them this year due to my anxiety being so high. A couple were a few years back. I've been having some different things going on lately and keep thinking its cancer. I haven't had a normal bowel movement for three weeks or more. Going 4to 6 times a day and I've had a continuous sore throat for about a month so I keep having a slight thought in my head cancer from the cts.
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Re: Does anyone feel a ct scan caused them or someone they know cancer
« Reply #1 on: July 04, 2014, 10:07:39 PM »
I would call the doctor just because symptoms have persisted or are bothersome.
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Re: Does anyone feel a ct scan caused them or someone they know cancer
« Reply #2 on: July 04, 2014, 11:36:18 PM »
I don't want to scare you but several doctors have refused to send me for scans due to the radiation and possibility of cancer in years to come. I highly doubt your symptoms are caused by cancer. Sore throat=viral infection and your bowel movements can be caused by anxiety, diet and many other things other than cancer. Still go to your doctor though.
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