A 46-year-old member asked:
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Why is a kub that is done to kidneys?

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Dr. Lori Wagner
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
Xray: A kub is a plain film of the abdomen; it is titled "kidneys, ureter, bladder." it actually is not really the best test to look at these organs, but it was long ago named such. These organs are within the xray "field" however.
Answered on Feb 14, 2015
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