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Lab infrastructure in Hyderabad
The tier-1 city Hyderabad has advanced hospitals, labs, and clinics to tackle many seasonal diseases and other chronic ailments like cardiac illness, kidney failure, cancer, thyroid disorder, etc. You can find cardiology, cancer care, gynaecology, etc., all in one place. There are around 4000 clinics and nursing homes. Above all, in Hyderabad, there are 165 private hospitals, 50 government hospitals, and 500 diagnostic centres.
It is vital to book medical tests to keep track of your health and rule out any suspicious disorders. It allows the timely diagnosis of any disease when its symptoms are not visible. In addition, if you have suffered any injury, you should get yourself scanned for any disorder or broken bones, ligaments, and cartilages. With the MFine app, you can book the test online with private and government labs that offer timely and accurate results.
Why book an X-ray test?
If you have any injury, you should get the test done to detect any severe damage or abnormalities in different parts. X-ray is a non-invasive and safe test. The X-Ray is performed to detect various abnormalities:
- Determines severity of fractures
- Pain in the joints
- Kidney stones
- Obstruction in the urinary tract
- Constant pain and swelling
- Stiffness in spine
- Infections of the bone and soft tissue
The images formed by the x-ray test show black and white shades of different parts. The white colour shows bones, and the dark colour shows tissues and ligaments. The images formed by the X-Ray can detect broken bones, ligaments, cartilages, etc. It provides a detailed image of the internal organs of the body.
What are all tests included in the X-ray?
An X-ray test generates the body’s internal structure using a contrast dye. The electromagnetic waves (x-ray) can easily form the image, and therefore there are no other tests required before or after the x-ray.
What preparation is required for an X-ray?
There are a few things about which you should inform your doctor beforehand about the test. Your radiologists or doctor must know if you are pregnant, breastfeeding, or have claustrophobia. Other than that, tell them if you have any implants, pacemaker devices, etc. Your radiologist should know if you are on any medication.
It would be best to leave all the jewelery and electronic devices at home. The test involves using contrast dye, so if you are allergic to it or have kidney disease, it is best to inform your radiologist or doctor. Apart from these, you don’t need to make many preparations before the test. For example, there is no need to alter your diet or fast before the test.
What is the average cost of X-rays in Hyderabad?
The cost of X-rays 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 Hyderabad is usually between Rs. 200 to Rs. 250. We highly recommend looking up the actual cost when booking the appointment.
How to book an X-ray in Hyderabad?
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Frequently Asked Questions
Are there any discounts running on MFine for X-Ray tests?
You can avail of up to 50% discount on MFine for X-Ray 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 of through MFine. These packages include multiple scans to detect problems or diseases.
Can I reschedule my appointment for the X-Ray test?
Yes, you can easily reschedule the appointment for a X-Ray test with the MFine app. Just go to the app, and there is an option to reschedule the appointment.
I live in Kolkata. Can I book the X-ray test for my grandfather staying in Hyderabad?
Yes, you can book the test from anywhere through the MFine app. You can easily schedule an appointment for your grandfather with the reputed labs of Hyderabad in just a few simple clicks.
What type of injuries cannot be detected by X-Ray?
X-ray is an imaging test that can effectively detect fractures in bones injury in ligament and cartilage. However, this test cannot detect hairline fractures, bone bruises, or torn ligaments.
What exactly is a contrasting medium?
A contrasting medium is a chemical that contains iodine and Barium. It outlines a particular part of the body. It is either provided as a pill, injection, or enema. Some patients might get reactions from the contrast dye.
What is the basic principle behind X-ray tests?
X-rays form black and white images. The black colour shows the soft tissues through which the x-ray can penetrate. The white colour shows bones that do not allow the ray to pass through them and blocks their passage.
Is there any need to alter my diet after an X-Ray Scan?
Yes, one should avoid eating or taking any medication a few hours after the test to avoid any reaction. Other than that, you are not required to do anything else.
For how long does the contrast dye stay in your body post-X-Ray?
A contrasting medium is a chemical that contains iodine and Barium. It outlines a particular part of the body. It is either provided as a pill, injection. The contrast dye is excreted out of the body for people with normal kidney functioning within a day. However, if you have some kidney disorder, it may take time. In that case, you need to go to a doctor.
What equipment or instruments are used for X-Ray?
Two important requirements for performing the x-ray are an x-ray machine and electromagnetic radiation. Therefore, the radiologists perform the test using these two pieces of equipment. Also, for the test, contrast dye is used.
What are the risks involved with X-Ray?
Usually, there are no side effects associated with the x-ray test, and the test is perfectly safe for children. However, some people might feel dizziness, vomiting, nausea, etc. Some also get reactions from contrast dye, due to which their heart rate increases rapidly. In all these cases, one should consult their doctor.
Do I get to go home immediately after an X-Ray?
Yes, you can immediately go home after the test has been completed. However, if you experience vomiting, dizziness, nausea, etc., your doctor may ask you to stay for a while. If you are suffering from any chronic diseases, you also need to stay for a little while to check for any complications.