PNS X-ray AP/Lateral View - Test, Procedure & Cost

PNS X-ray AP/Lateral View

PNS X-ray AP/Lateral View

What is an X-ray PNS AP/Lateral View Test?

PNS X-Ray (Paranasal Sinus) The AP lateral view is sometimes referred to as a sinus X-ray. It is an imaging test that employs a small quantity of radiation at an angle to the chin. It is used to gather diagnostic information about the bony structures at the front of the skull, particularly the frontal and maxillary sinuses. The test is used to diagnose sinusitis, often caused by a bacterial infection that develops after a viral illness.

Why is it done? 

  • To detect sinus infection and inflammation (chronic sinusitis).
  • To diagnose sinus fractures
  • To identify paranasal sinus birth abnormalities or abnormal development.

What is the procedure for the PNS (Para-Nasal Sinus) AP/Lateral View Radiograph Test?

The X-Ray technician will explain. 

How does one prepare for the test? 

  • Wear loose-fitting clothing. No preparation is needed.
  • If you are pregnant, notify your technician, as radiation may harm the baby.

After Care: 

No care is required.

Cost of PNS AP/Lateral view Radiology Test in Delhi: 

The cost of the X-Ray imaging for the PNS AP/Lateral view Test in Delhi starts at INR 700.



Test Type PNS X-ray AP/Lateral View


PNS X-ray AP/Lateral View (X-rays)

  • 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: ₹ 700
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