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

X-ray Coccyx Lateral View

What is an X-ray Coccyx LAT View Test?

Coccyx LAT X-Ray View displays the most distant portion of the spine in a lateral position. It is used to demonstrate the sacrum and coccyx anatomy and determine the reason for coccyx pain. The coccyx, also 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? 

The doctor suggests this test if the coccyx has been fractured due to a sudden fall onto the buttocks. In extreme circumstances, the coccyx may require surgical removal. 

What is the Procedure for the Coccyx LAT View Radiograph Test?

The X-Ray technician will explain. 

How does one prepare for the test? 

  • Before the X-ray, you might be asked to go to the bathroom and empty your bladder. You should wear loose-fitting clothing.
  • Notify your technician if you are pregnant, as radiation may harm the baby.

After Care: 

No care is required.

Cost of Coccyx LAT View Radiology Test in Delhi

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



Test Type X-ray Coccyx Lateral View

X-ray Coccyx 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: ₹ 350
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