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I am having a sinus ct scan this week. I have had one in the

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I am having a sinus ct scan this week. I have had one in the past, and it made me very claustraphobic, partiallt because I can not breathe out of either nostril from nasal polyps. Is there anything I can do to ease my claustrophobia (i.e head set for music, etc)
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr.Tiwari replied 6 years ago.
To remove the claustrophobia induced by MRI/CT machine you may do following-

1.By visualization & relaxation therapy.

2.Positive thinking

3.De conditioning

4.Medicines like beta blockers.

Hope this will help you.
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