X-ray is the oldest and most frequently used form of medical imaging. X-rays can produce diagnostic images of the human body on film or digitally that allow doctors to view and assess broken bones.

What is an x-ray?

X-ray is the oldest and most frequently used form of medical imaging. X-rays can produce diagnostic images of the human body on film or digitally that allow doctors to view and assess broken bones.

doctor looking at an x-ray
person getting an MRI test

What are some common uses of x-ray?

What are some common uses of x-ray?

person getting an MRI test

How should I prepare for an x-ray?

There is no special preparation required for most bone x-rays. You may be asked to change into a gown before your examination and remove jewelry, eyeglasses and any metal objects during the exam.

Women should always inform the technologist if there is any possibility that they are pregnant.

young lady messaging her neck

How should I prepare for an x-ray?

young lady messaging her neck

There is no special preparation required for most bone x-rays. You may be asked to change into a gown before your examination and remove jewelry, eyeglasses and any metal objects during the exam.

Women should always inform the technologist if there is any possibility that they are pregnant.

woman laying down for an x-ray testing

What can I expect during this procedure?

A x-ray exam usually takes five minutes to half an hour.

What can I expect during this procedure?

woman laying down for an x-ray testing

A x-ray exam usually takes five minutes to half an hour.

What will I experience during an x-ray?

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What will I experience during an x-ray?

doctor operating an x-ray machine

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