Despite Coronavirus symptoms, people tend to have CT-SCAN after RT-PCR test is negative.
New Delhi, May 03: Another wave of corona, with variants of the corona and now the coronavirus (Coronavirus) RT-PCR (RT-PCR) It has come to light that he is also cheating the test. Coronavirus RT-PCR tests also showed some cases that were not diagnosed. Instead of RT-PCR tests, CT scans revealed that such patients were diagnosed with corona. Many then underwent CT scans (CT-SCAN) Are doing. But CT scans can be expensive, AIIMS doctors have warned.
The AIIMS advises that CT scans be used wisely to diagnose corona (AIIMS) Director Dr. Randeep Guleria (Dr. Randeep Guleria) Has given. He has given important information about CT scan in the press conference of the Union Ministry of Health.
CT-SCAN and biomarkers are being misused. There is no advantage in doing CT-Scan if you have mild symptoms. One CT-Scan is equivalent to 300 chest x-rays, it’s very harmful: AIIMS Director Dr. Randeep Guleria pic.twitter.com/fBX19cwRcD
– ANI ()ANI) May 3, 2021
Dr. “There is no point in having a CT scan if you have mild symptoms. One CT scan is worth three hundred chest X-rays and it’s very harmful,” Guleria said.
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Patients with mild symptoms can recover without any medication. But patients with moderate symptoms need to take steroids. But it should also be taken according to the doctor’s advice, said Dr. Guleria said.