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AnyOne Know what the Material is, that is injected for a CT scan?

 
emturner

Asked by emturner at 9:19 PM on Oct. 29, 2008 in Health

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  • Generally speaking, if it is injected, it is iodine; if it is oral or anal, it is barium. There is also a gas, but it's rarely used.
    jespeach

    Answer by jespeach at 1:08 AM on Oct. 30, 2008

  • its a type of dye. contrast I think.
    soonmommyof3

    Answer by soonmommyof3 at 9:22 PM on Oct. 29, 2008

  • a contrast dye. It can actually vary depending on what the ct scan is for. you'd have to ask the doc to be sure which one you are actually going to receive.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:30 PM on Oct. 29, 2008

  • iodine
    BabyBreyen

    Answer by BabyBreyen at 11:05 PM on Oct. 29, 2008

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