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does brain CT scan show current and past bleeds, strokes, current anureism

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Old 03-26-2010, 06:06 AM   #1
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does brain CT scan show current and past bleeds, strokes, current anureism

Does a brain CT scan show current and past bleeding in the brain, current aneurism, past strokes. I am having bad headaches after starting Warfarin two weeks ago.

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Old 03-29-2010, 10:36 AM   #2
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Re: does brain CT scan show current and past bleeds, strokes, current anureism

I just had one done and my neurologist told me the CT scan would pick up current bleeding and tumors. Not sure if anything would show past bleeding or not. I think you would need an MRI to show the others.

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