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cleo
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I had a mammogram and a bone scan in the summer and felt horrible for a week after. Now I just had a chest xray last week and feel horrible again almost like a herx. Anyone else react like this to xray's?
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tricia386
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Oh no! I hope this passes soon for you!

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jackie51
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Maybe it was the lead apron or the lead walls?

Hope you feel better soon.

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MichaelTampa
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Likely not a herx as in anything like healing is taking place, more like just simply dealing with toxic exposure to the waves/rays.

There is a reason people will say that mammograms can cause cancer. They are bad for the body.

I have had bad reactions to MRI's. Not as bad as you describe, but bad.

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I had a horrible time during an MRI, where i felt things jumping around in my knee, and muscle spasms/jerking movements...this was before i knew I had lyme, and the tech said MRI's dont cause this reaction. I think he thought I just couldnt sit still...it was painful.

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I've had endless x-rays. Never heard of anyone herxing from them. [Smile]
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