X-ray Chest AP View - Test, Procedure & Cost

X-ray Chest AP View

X-ray Chest AP View

What is an X-ray Chest AP View Test?

Chest X-rays are used to see the chest wall structures, such as 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? 

  • * For diagnosing chest wall fractures (including the collar bone, breastbone, ribs, and shoulder blade)
  • * To identify lung infections, tumors, or pneumothorax (presence of air between the lungs and chest wall).
  • * To identify cardiac issues such as hypertrophy, fluid surrounding the heart, or valve problems.
  • * To identify esophageal infections, inflammations, or abnormal growth.
  • * For diagnosing diaphragm perforation (by the presence of free air in the chest),
  • * To identify chest wall or organ birth defects.

What is the procedure for the Chest AP 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 Chest AP View Radiology Test in Delhi

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

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DETAILS

Test Type X-ray Chest AP View
Includes

X-ray Chest AP View (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: ₹ 350
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