Dorso Lumbar Spine Flexion and Extension - Test, Procedure & Cost

dorsolumbar spine flexion and extension

Dorsolumbar Spine Flexion and Extension

What is an X-ray Dorsolumbar Spine Ext & Flex View Test?

An X-ray of the dorsal-lumbar spine is used to view the vertebrae of the lower back (thoracic and lumbar spinal column) and their intervertebral discs and the surrounding soft tissues such as skin and muscles.

Why is it done? 

  • To find the reason for the long-lasting lower back discomfort
  • To check for spinal fractures (vertebrae),
  • To identify spine tumors, arthritis, osteoporosis, or infections
  • To examine for anomalies in the spine's curvature, such as lordosis, kyphosis, scoliosis, or birth deformities.

What is the Dorso-Lumbar Spine Flexion and Extension View Radiograph Test procedure?

The X-ray technician will explain. 

How does one prepare for the test? 

  • Wear loose-fitting clothing. Before the X-ray, you might be asked to go to the bathroom and empty your bladder.
  • If you are pregnant, notify your technician, as radiation may harm the baby.

After Care: 

No care is required.

Cost of Dorsolumbar Spine Ext & Flex View Radiology

The cost of the X-Ray imaging for the Dorsolumbar Spine Ext & Flex View Test in Delhi starts at INR 1400.

₹ 700 1400 Pay Now Limited Offer


Test Type Dorsolumbar Spine Flexion and Extension

Dorsolumbar Spine Flexion and Extension (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.

Within 3-4 hours*

Test Price: ₹ 700 ₹1400
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