X-rays (X-ray studies)

Barium x-ray: preparation, what shows

X-ray research is based on the fact that human tissues of different density absorb the rays emanating from the x-ray tube in different ways.

Irradiation with x-rays

X-rays are a stream of electromagnetic oscillations having a length that is in the range between ultraviolet and γ-rays. This wave variety has a specific effect on the human body.

X-ray of the sternum in 2 projections

A chest x-ray is usually taken for diagnostic purposes, but a focused visualization of the flat sternum in the middle of its anterior wall - a sternum x-ray - may be required.

X-ray of the pelvis in women, men and children

X-ray of the pelvic bones and hip joints can be carried out in three projections: anteroposterior (AP), posterior anterior (AP) and lateral (lateral).

X-ray of the Turkish saddle: what they do, what they show

X-ray analysis of the state of the Turkish saddle is a relatively common diagnostic procedure, including in gynecology.

Clavicle X-ray in two projections

In clinical practice, X-ray imaging remains one of the leading methods of instrumental diagnostics for injuries and diseases of the musculoskeletal system.

X-ray of the ribs

When X-rays of the ribs, the state of the bone mechanism is visualized, and the spine can be partially seen. The degree of ionizing radiation is not considered hazardous to human health, so X-rays can be considered a good alternative to ultrasound.

X-ray of the scapula

Since it is not always possible to immediately identify the cause of the pathology, doctors use an X-ray of the scapula. We are talking about a non-invasive, painless and affordable diagnostic method, which, moreover, is quite informative.

Digital X-ray

What is the new diagnostic method - digital x-ray? In fact, this is our usual X-ray examination with a digitally processed image.

X-ray of the cervical spine with functional tests

The need for an X-ray of the cervical spine is assessed by the doctor in each specific situation. In most cases, this diagnostic method allows a medical specialist to quickly and accurately determine the diagnosis and begin adequate treatment.


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