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CT scans and eyes

After a stroke, while having a CT scan I had my eyes open for part of the scan.  Can this damage your eyes?
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Not to my knowledge.  CT scans are often done to detect disorders behind the eyes (in the orbit), and I am unaware of any problems reported with that.
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