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X-ray of right shoulder joint; how many pictures do they usually do?

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Dr. Robert Levine
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Varies

The number varies but it is usually between2 and 4 different views.
The number of x-rays and the specific views depends upon the reason for the study.

In brief: Varies

The number varies but it is usually between2 and 4 different views.
The number of x-rays and the specific views depends upon the reason for the study.
Dr. Robert Levine
Dr. Robert Levine
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Dr. Gerald Mandell
Nuclear Medicine
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In brief: 3 views

Conventional xray exam of shoulder usually includes anterior externally rotated and anterior internally rotated views and a "Y" or axial view to assess for dislocation.

In brief: 3 views

Conventional xray exam of shoulder usually includes anterior externally rotated and anterior internally rotated views and a "Y" or axial view to assess for dislocation.
Dr. Gerald Mandell
Dr. Gerald Mandell
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