X-ray Lumbar Spine AP View - Test, Procedure & Cost

X-ray Lumbar Spine AP View

X-ray Lumbar Spine AP View

What is an X-ray Lumbar Spine AP View Test?

An X-ray of the lumbar spine is a safe and painless test to visualize the lower back, including the lumbar vertebrae (L1 to L5), intervertebral discs, and surrounding soft tissues, including muscles.

Why is it Done? 

  • To diagnose spine tumors, arthritis, osteoporosis, or infections
  • To detect probable disc issues such as spondylolisthesis or disc degeneration
  • To examine for anomalies in the spine's curvature, such as lordosis, kyphosis, scoliosis, or birth deformities.
  • To find the reason for long-lasting lower back discomfort
  • To check for spinal fractures (vertebrae)

What is the Procedure for the Lumbar Spine AP 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 Lumbar Spine AP View Radiology Test in Delhi: 

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

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DETAILS

Test Type X-ray Lumbar Spine AP View
Includes
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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