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Chest x-rays (CXR) are a scan wont to evaluate the lungs, heart, and chest wall and may detect medical conditions such as:
They are the foremost commonly requested x-ray in medicine and accounts for 50% of all x-rays performed.
The patient is required to get rid of all jewelry that can obstruct the view of the chest, and take away upper garments including bra (containing metal), and dress in a loose-fitting gown.
The posteroanterior (PA) view is standardly obtained. The patient stands with the chest pressed against the radiographic plate, with hands-on-hips and elbows pushed ahead.
The radiographer will ask the patient to be still and to require a deep breath and hold it. Breath-holding after a deep breath reduces the likelihood of a blurred image and also enhances the standard of the x-ray image.
The lateral chest view (side view) could also be required to look at further information within the chest. The patient stands sideways to the radiographic plate with arms elevated, and therefore the x-ray is crazy the patient taking and holding a deep breath in. Lumbar X-RAY