What is Fluroscopy?

Real time imaging using X rays along with the usage of contrast material....Helpful to identify anatomical anomalies....

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I was exposed to ionizing radiation during assisting physicians with fluroscopy procedures unprotected. The dr. did not give us thyroid shields and...

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Hi Welcome to HCM
I have gone through your query and found that you are going to be trapped in a never ending vicious circle of check-ups and...

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i have arachnoiditis from pantopaque dye (a petroleum base iodine contrast ) that was injected in my lumbar spine with two doses and the table was...

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Cymbalta is certainly a good option for you. It is used very commonly and there are no problems in tapering it off. It is not like opioids and...

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Do doctors always use fluoroscopies when they suspect cancer? If there is a mass on the escophagus, whatelse could that be? My mom has diabetes/...

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Thanks for the query

Fluroscopy can be used not only for cancer but also to see for stricture and local obstructions, foreign bodies, etc....

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