X-ray Coccyx AP Lateral View - Test, Procedure & Cost

X-Ray Coccyx AP/Lateral View

X-Ray Coccyx AP/Lateral View

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

Coccyx LAT X-Ray View displays the most distant portion of the spine in a lateral position. It is utilized alongside the AP projection. It is used to demonstrate the sacrum and coccyx anatomy and determine the reason for coccyx pain. The coccyx, commonly known as the tailbone, is a tiny, triangular bone found at the base of the spine that resembles a shortened tail. 

Why is it Done? 

  • To determine the reason for persistent coccydynia (pain in the coccyx).
  • To search for a coccyx injury or fracture (tailbone)
  • To identify any suspected spinal tumours, infections, or congenital problems.

What is the Procedure for the Coccyx AP/Lateral View Radiograph Test?

The X-Ray technician will explain. 

How does one prepare for the test? 

You might be asked to go to the bathroom and empty your bladder. You should wear loose-fitting clothing.

The pregnant individual should avoid this test as radiation may harm the baby.

After Care: 

No care is required.

Cost of Coccyx AP/Lateral View Radiology Test in Delhi

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

700 350 Pay Now Limited Offer


Test Type X-Ray Coccyx AP/Lateral View

X-ray Coccyx AP/Lateral View (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: ₹700 ₹ 350
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