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Radiation effect on pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hi doc ...i am XXXXXXXX
User :   i am 6 weeks pregnant
User :   have a query
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
Doctor :   ok
User :   my sister had a CT scan head for thyroid problem ...3 days back she is coming to see me it safe for me to stay with her ....will she be giving out radiation i mean X rays she a radaition hazard for me and my baby ...please help and explain...?
Doctor :   thre is no harm
User :   please explain....
User :   you there ?
Doctor :   thre is no harm
Doctor :   If you are in the x-ray room then only radiation cause damage
User :   ok..staying with na person who had undergone the test is not harmful at all ...?
User :   in pregnancy ?
User :   you there ?
Doctor :   yes
User :   the same is true with MRI also doc ...?
User :   you there ?
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   Dear user your free chat trial is over. You will have to make the payment to continue the chat. It's a very nominal cost. The system will not allow you to chat until then.
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