BONE Densitometry/DEXA-ONE SITE Test
What is the BONE Densitometry/Dexa-One Site Test?
Flexion and Extension of the X-Ray Cervical Spine View DEXA – Single Site Bone Densitometry test to see the first seven vertebral bones of the spinal column (backbone) in the neck region (C1 - C7). It also aids in the visualization of their intervertebral discs and the soft tissues that surround them, such as skin and muscles. Flexion/extension x-ray views reveal minor ligament damage that isn’t visible on static pictures. These x-rays are taken to ensure that unstable damage to the cervical spine is not missed.
When a doctor prescribes a Bone Densitometry Single Site test, he or she is looking for the source of neck pain or upper back pain that has been present for an extended period of time, looking for any injury or fracture of the spinal bones, and diagnosing any suspected tumors or infections of the spine.
This test uses no needles or injections. A DEXA test is similar to an X-ray.
How does one prepare for the test?
Preparation for this exam is minimal. Inform the technologist if you are pregnant or recently had a barium exam or a contrast injection for a CT or radioisotope scan. Leave your jewelry at home and dress comfortably. A gown may be required. Twenty-four hours before your exam, avoid calcium supplements.
Required Documents for DEXA – Single Site Bone Densitometry Test:
No care is required.
Cost of BONE DEN./DEXA-ONE SITE Test in Delhi:
The Bone Densitometry Single Site Test cost varies by region and facility. So constantly get tested at trustworthy diagnostic centers like Ganesh Diagnostic. It is staffed by trained and experienced professionals to assure patient and visitor safety.MAKE A PAYMENT BOOK TEST SAMPLE
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