With or Without Contrast?

Last Modified: January 24, 2012

Question:

My doctor has ordered test sometimes with contrast and sometimes not. Why are some tests with "contrast" and some not? What does that mean to have a test with contrast and is it better?

Answer:

This question and answer was part of the OncoLink Brown Bag Chat Series. View the entire Interpreting Test Results transcript .

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