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Lab infrastructure in Noida
Noida comes under the tier 2 cities list and is situated under the NCR Delhi. It has managed to establish a vast network of world-class healthcare facilities for the inhabitants of the city. To improve the healthcare sector, Noida has equipped its hospitals with the world-class and latest technology for the treatment of their patients. Noida has more than 100 public and private hospitals and 150+ labs that are evenly distributed around the city with the ease of access for all.
Apart from hospital-based labs, there are several independent labs with the latest technology equipment to diagnose the ailment with maximum accuracy. Labs in Noida are spread all over the city and have an easy approach for both the locals and visitors.
There are some common diseases such as asthma, sinusitis, goitre, diabetes, high or low blood pressure, diabetes, hypertension, PCOD, thyroid, which are prominent in the city. During the monsoon, there is the rapid growth of mosquito-borne diseases like malaria and Dengue in Noida.
You are advised to consult with your doctor to have a proper test through the MFine app, and you can also avail of tests through MFine’s lab partner. Medical services are equipped in the hospitals of Noida. It is expected that Noida will have some world-class multi-speciality hospitals in the next few years which will make Noida
Why book X-Ray Chest Test AP View test?
Your doctor might recommend the X-Ray Chest Test AP View tests for detecting different conditions and ailments. The test is usually performed for detecting:
- In case your doctor suspects any congenital disabilities related to the internal organs in the chest
- Fractures and injuries in the chest area
- Heart enlargement; fluid around the arts and heart valve issues.
- Perforation of the diaphragm;
- Abnormal growth of tumors in the chest wall; can include breastbone, collar bone, shoulder blade, and ribs.
- Pathologies related to the food pipe. These can include food pipe inflammations, abnormal growth, and infections.
- Lung diseases such as infections and pneumothorax or presence of air between the chest wall and the lungs.
What are all tests included in X-Ray Chest Test AP View?
The X-Ray Chest Test AP View is itself attested for examining the lungs, the chest, and the other internal structures of the chest and the ones surrounding the chest. It is an x-ray conducted at a diagnostic center, and there are no other tests included in the X-Ray Chest Test AP View.
What preparation is required for X-Ray Chest Test AP View?
There is some preparation that is needed along with the precautions while going for the X-Ray Chest Test AP View.
- First and foremost, you need to inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
- If you have any allergies, do mention those before the test.
- If the need arises, it is advised to fast for at least 6-8 hours before the test is conducted.
- Do inform the doctor about any underlying problems and your family’s health. Any supplements you have been consuming currently or in the past must be informed to the treating doctor.
- In case you have implants, pacemaker devices, vascular stents, or other devices then do inform your doctor or physician beforehand.
- You cannot carry any metal object or electronic device where the test is conducted.
- Patients might also be requested to remove their jewelry before the test.
- Patients should also inform their doctors about their medicines before undertaking the test.
What is the average cost of X-Ray Chest Test AP View in Noida?
The cost of the X-Ray Chest Test AP View depends on the city, the lab partner, the specific recommendations made by the physician, and some other factors. The average cost of this test in Noida is usually between Rs. 200- 600. We highly recommend looking up the actual cost at the time of booking the appointment.
How to book X-Ray Chest Test AP View in Noida?
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Frequently Asked Questions
Is a doctor's prescription mandatory for X-Ray Chest Test AP View tests?
Yes, a doctor’s note is mandatory for getting a X-Ray Chest Test AP View tests done.
Are there any discounts running on MFine for X-Ray Chest Test AP View tests?
You can avail up to 50% discount on MFine for X-Ray Chest Test AP View tests. This may vary based on your location and the preferred lab partner.
Will I get a report analysis after the test?
Yes, your report analysis will be done by an expert doctor for free on the MFine app.
Are there any packages available on MFine for scans?
Yes, there is the Healthy Heart Package and Complete Pollution Package that you can avail through MFine. These packages include multiple scans to detect problems or diseases.
Can I reschedule my appointment?
Yes, you can reschedule your appointment. However, it is subject to the availability of slots.
What is the patient's position in the X-Ray Chest Test AP View?
The patient needs to stand in the upright position with hands on the side with their back against the image receptor during the X-Ray Chest Test AP View. The patient’s chin is raised so that it remains out of the image field, and shoulders remain depressed from moving the clavicles just below the lung apices.
What are the disadvantages of the X-Ray Chest Test AP View?
The X-Ray Chest Test AP View offers a clear image of the chest and its internal structures and bones. However, it does not offer a clear view of the different soft tissues such as the muscles, tendons, and fat tissues under the skin.
Also, the complex spine injuries and bone microfractures are not visible clearly through the x-ray images. The patient undertaking the X-Ray Chest Test AP View is exposed to radiation which is a major concern in some cases such as breastfeeding, pregnancy, etc. However, the benefits of this test outweigh the disadvantages on offer.
Is X-Ray Chest Test AP View helpful to detect pneumonia?
Yes, X-Ray Chest Test AP View can detect pneumonia, but your physician might ask for some other tests to confirm.
Can pregnant women get the chest X-ray done?
In case you’re experiencing symptoms while you’re pregnant or breastfeeding, do inform your doctor before the test.
What are other tests recommended with the X-Ray Chest AP View?
Since it is a definitive test, no other tests are recommended with the Chest AP X-Ray. In case the -ray shows abnormalities, further tests are ordered depending on your symptoms.
Name one difference between X-Ray Chest Test AP View and X-Ray Chest lateral view?
In X-Ray Chest Test AP View, the patient has to face away from the x-ray tube while, in X-Ray Chest lateral view, the patient has to stand on the side of the x-ray tube.
Who interprets the results of the X-Ray Chest Test AP View?
A radiologist interprets the results of an X-Ray Chest Test AP View. The radiologist reads or analyses the x-ray images and then prepares a complete report of different findings. The report is then shared with the patient.
How can I download my chest X-ray reports?
You can follow the following steps to download the test reports –
- Login to MFine
- Go to your profile
- Click Attachment and Reports
- Click Lab Report and download the same.
Is X-Ray Chest Test AP View definitive?
It is a definitive test as it can detect the abnormalities in the chest area hence no other tests are recommended with the Chest AP X-Ray.
Is fasting required before going for the chest X-ray?
No, fasting is not required before the X-Ray Chest AP view test. In case further tests are suggested, then you might need to fast for 6-8 hours.