DISCREPANCY RATES

A recent study found that a second interpretation of your radiology scan often found big changes in your diagnosis. A second opinion may ensure that you are getting the right care that you need.

 

TYPE OF
IMAGING EXAM
DISCREPANCY
RATE


BODY 43.8%


BREAST
39.9%


PEDIATRIC
35.5%


MUSCULOSKELETAL
34.0%


ONCOLOGIC
32.7%


MR
31.2%


CT
28.3%


NEURORADIOLOGIC
23.8%


TRAUMA
19.7%