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X-Rays and CT Scans on Babies Pose Cancer Risk, University of York Study Shows



2/11/2011 7:22:11 AM

Scotsman -- CARRYING out X-rays on pregnant women and babies could increase the risk of childhood cancers, research suggests. A study published in the British Medical Journal said the potential risk - although small - meant doctors should take extra care when using X-ray and CT scans on this group.

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