Chest X-ray - Test, Procedure & Cost

Chest X-ray

Chest X-ray

What is a Chest X-Ray Test?

A chest X-ray is an imaging test that utilizes X-rays to examine the chest's architecture and organs. 

Typically, a chest x-ray is the initial imaging test used to diagnose symptoms such as:

  • respiratory troubles
  • a chronic or severe cough 
  • Chest pain or injury 
  • fever

Why is it done? 

It can help your doctor determine how well your lungs and heart function. Certain heart conditions might produce alterations in the lungs. Certain conditions can alter the anatomy of the heart and lungs. It also helps detect any abnormalities in the chest.

What is the procedure for the chest X-ray (radiography) test?

The X-ray technician will explain. 

How does one prepare for the test? 

  • No preparation is needed. You should wear loose-fitting clothing.
  • Notify your technician if you are pregnant, as radiation may harm the baby.

After Care: 

No care is required.

Cost of CXR Test/Digital X-Ray Chest Test in Delhi

The cost of the X-Ray imaging for the Chest Test in Delhi starts at INR 350.



Test Type Chest X-ray
  • Remove the object that contains Metal, such as Jewellery, Hair Clips, Watches, Rings, or any other similar object from scanning part of the body, so as to avoid a bright or blank spot on the diagnostic film.
  • You must inform the technologist, radiology nurse, and/or physician if you have allergies, are pregnant, breastfeeding, or are on medication.
  • Fasting is not required.
  • Doctor’s Prescription if any
  • Bring all documents related to medical history.
  • Carry Your ID Proof.

4-6 hours

Test Price: ₹ 350
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