X-ray of hands does not require advance preparation. The only requirement is the absence of metal objects on them: rings, bracelets. In the presence of gypsum at the time of radiography, he is removed.
The most accessible, informative and painless methods of visualization of bone structures is radiography. The picture also shows damage to the joints, cartilage traumatic and inflammatory genesis, and birth defects.
Radiography refers to the methods of radiation diagnosis and is a non-invasive examination of the internal structure of a certain part of the body by radiating it with X-rays and obtaining a projection of the image on a special film.
Pain in the knee, impaired mobility of the joint in this area and traumatic injuries are quite frequent reasons for contacting a doctor. Determine by eye, with which unpleasant symptoms are associated, it is not easy even for an experienced doctor.