X-ray Chest AP/Lateral - Test, Procedure & Cost

X-ray Chest AP/Lateral

X-ray Chest AP/Lateral

What is an X-ray Chest AP/Lateral Test?

X-Ray Chest AP lateral is a diagnostic test used to visualize the chest wall structures, including the collar bone, breastbone, ribs, shoulder blade, and surrounding muscles. It is also helpful to see the chest's interior organs, including the lungs, airways, heart, esophagus, and diaphragm.

Why is it done? 

The physician orders this test to identify any suspected birth abnormalities of the chest wall structures or the internal organs of this region, as well as any chest wall injuries or fractures.

What is the procedure for the chest AP/Lateral 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 Chest AP/LATeral Radiology Test in Delhi

The cost of the X-Ray imaging for the Chest AP/LAT Test in Delhi starts at INR 700.

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DETAILS

Test Type X-ray Chest AP/Lateral
Includes

X-ray CHEST AP/LATERAL (X-ray)

Preparation
  • 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.
Reporting

4-6 hours

Test Price: ₹ 700
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