Before your procedure, you may be asked to change into a gown and remove any metal you maybe wearing.
If you think you may be pregnant, please inform your physician or the technologist before your exam.
If you have a known contrast allergy, please contact your physician or the imaging location where you are having your exam as soon as possible.
You can resume normal activities right away.
A radiologist will interpret your exam and a transcribed report will be available to the ordering physician within 24 hours.
X-ray exams include a wide range of diagnostic procedures used to evaluate internal structures of the body. X-ray technology today is more commonly referred to as general radiography. Among many uses, general radiography exams are frequently used to evaluate bone structure, broken bones, and skeletal bone health.