When are xrays okay to take when pregnant?

Answer Xrays generally safe in pregnancy The long answer has to do with the amount of potentially damaging radiation a fetus receives and varies widely depending on how many weeks pregnant one is and what... Read More »

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Can a doctor not give you your Xrays?

They can only hold them if you haven't paid your bill and only in some states. Most places are happy to actually ship them to your other doctor for you by courier or next-day mail, so yeah, you nee... Read More »

If teeth aren't bones, how do you take xrays of them?

Any thing that has calcium will be shown by x-ray! Teeth are not bones but they absorb the xray and look white and dense! Also if someone has a stone in his gallbladder,bladder or kidney it will be... Read More »

If you have had constant severe pain in your lumbar region ever since lifting a refrigerator but your Xrays look fine what could be wrong?

Answer perhaps it is muscle spasms.I hurt my back 2 or 3 years ago lifting something - and it wasn't even anything heavy; I must have twisted wrong when I bent over.It hurt so bad I couldn't even s... Read More »

Does 2 Upper GI Series xrays taken 10 days apart damage/kill the newborn/developing cells..... when lots off?