AIIMS chief Randeep Guleria warns against going for CT scan in mild Covid cases, says it may do more harm than good
Stressing that there is no need for doing CT scans in mild Covid cases, AIIMS Director Dr Randeep Guleria at a press conference said that many people are opting for the test the moment they find out they are positive for Covid-19 and added that misuse of CT scans and biomarkers may cause damage.
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