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

X-ray Lumbar Spine LAT View

X-ray Lumbar Spine LAT View

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

The lateral view is obtained from the side of the patient. It identifies persistent back pain, diseases, infections, slipped discs, tumors, osteoporosis, and osteoarthritis. It helps analyze birth defect-related aberrant spine curvature.

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 Lateral 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 LAT. View Radiology Test in Delhi: 

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



Test Type X-ray Lumbar Spine LAT View
  • 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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