What Do Should Healthy Bones Look Like On A X-ray?

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Definition

A bone x-ray may detect fractures, tumors, or degenerative conditions of the bone.


Alternative Names

X-ray - bone


How the test is performed

The test is performed in a hospital radiology department or in the health care provider's office by an x-ray technician. You will position the bone to be x-rayed on the table, pictures are then taken,and the bone is repositioned, if necessary,for different views.


How to prepare for the test

Inform the health care provider if you are pregnant. You must...

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