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Why is CT San of liver and stomach needed while suffering from jaundice?

why is CT San of liver and stomach needed while suffering from jaundice.What kind of risk does one have?
Tue, 19 Apr 2011
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Welcome to healthcaremagic.com.Ct scan is used to visualise the biliary tree to know the exact reason of Jaundice.no risk other than risk of injected dye/contrast and also ionising radiation.
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