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X Ray Of Skull
Ma bro is 18.W.B.C 13.8 means he has leukocytosis and he got x.Ray for skull cuz he has pain in face so doctorsaid its inflamation of face.Its danger?
Are there any other options to check for metal fragments in the eye besides x ray?
Skull X-ray has too much radiation!
If severe trauma,CT: In recent years, with availability of CT scans, role of routine skull radiographs in minor neuro-trauma has been questioned. In moderate and severe head trauma, a CT scan is investigation of choice.Skull radiographs are helpful in suspected non-accidental injury,depressed skull fracture, penetrating head injury by a foreign body, or trauma in children under two years of age. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What is mandible and is it part of the skull? I was given facial X-ray for concern that the upper palate may have cracked. Was this right test?
Bones: The mandible is your lower jawbone and attaches to your skull at the temporomandiular joint (tmj). Fractured bones are diagnosed a number of ways including x rays. You should talk to the doctors treating you for clarification on the type of x ray taken and why it is necessary. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Is there a problem with my husbands right side skull flap? He had double skull cranioplasty sept 2010, left is total healed and fine, looks great. Right side still has depression and the two round titianium plates are sticking out uncomfortably. An X-ray
No : No long drawn out answer here. He needs to go back to the surgeon who did the flaps in the first place. The right side may need to be revised. It has been over a year and it is not normal to have to be having this problem. He should not put up with it any longer. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer