VQ scan to check for blood clots - 28 weeks pregnant

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ShinyBadger Wed 19-Sep-18 22:29:03

Read this:


You have to weigh up the risks, if I was pregnant and they thought I had a PE - I would just have a CTPA, quick easy, relatively small radiation risk - which would put weigh the risk of a pe that’s on the move. I have done many CTPAs on pregnant ladies. Good luck x

iamf Wed 19-Sep-18 16:52:26


I'm really worried as they mentioned they would inject radio isotope, which can risk my unborn child to cancer.

I am terrified.

Anyone had this done and baby was fine?

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