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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Armando Russo
43 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
?: Depends on why the x-ray is being done. If the doctor is doing an x-ray to see if there is a fracture, several different positions are necessary.

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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Harper
52 years experience General Surgery
Yes: The numbers vary but the more radiation you get the higher your risks are of developing cancer.
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Dr. Eric Goodman
27 years experience Radiology
Unlikely: The amount of radiation you received does not reach the threshold to be worried about cancer. Check out website xrayrisk.Com and radiologyinfo.Org to ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
That means you're...: That means you're very human. We humans come in all shapes and sizes.
Dr. Marvin Den
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Delivery issue: Other than possibly having a problem with natural childbirth delivery, am not sure it means anything
A 74-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Schwarzman
47 years experience Emergency Medicine
Very Little: That's not an uncommon finding in a 74 y.o. male. The question is how symptomatic are you ? If not very, then you can probably get by with Ibuprofen i ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Pain is bad sign: If you have that much pain in your hip joint to me of two things. 1-you have bad injury did not effect the bone and you have to give time to heal. ... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
40 years experience Clinical Psychology
Pain & cramps: Please keep looking and get a second opinion, perhaps from a GI doctor. How is your diet and exercise level? Consider food sensitivity lab testing l ... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Korona
33 years experience Interventional Radiology
Look up: On google images.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Most likely safe: X-rays are usually avoided during pregnancy because there's a small chance the radiation may harm the developing baby. But if the x-ray is necessary, ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Dinhofer
41 years experience Radiology
Impossible to say: I am a radiologist whose job it is to identify things like this. I am afraid without an image it is impossible to say. The image with this response ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert WorthingtonKirsch
35 years experience Phlebology
Nothing bad: A phlebolith is calcification in the wall of a vein. They are very common in the pelvis and cause no harm at all.
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