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X – Ray Right Humerus AP/LAT View

Overview Brief

X-ray Right Humerus AP/LAT View is part of the humerus series and is usually taken in standing position. However, it can also be made in the supine position.

What is X-ray Right Humerus AP/LAT View?

An X-ray Right Humerus AP/LAT View is a safe and painless test that uses a small amount of radiation to make images of the upper arm (between the shoulder and elbow). An X-ray Right Humerus AP/LAT View can help find the cause of common signs or symptoms such as pain, tenderness, swelling, or deformity of the upper arm.

How is X-ray Right Humerus AP/LAT View performed?

X-ray Humerus Right AP/LAT View is done by an X-ray technician.

  • The patient is made (either lying or standing), then step behind a wall or into an adjoining room to operate the machine.
  • The patient must be in one position and stay still throughout the process.
  • The beam of radiation through the upper arm produce images which are recorded on a computer.

X-ray Right Humerus AP/LAT View is a pain-free and safe procedure.

Side effects of X-ray Right Humerus AP/LAT View.

 X-ray Right Humerus AP/LAT View does not pose any life threatening complications.

  • Dizziness
  • Unsteadiness

Preparation before X-ray Right Humerus AP/LAT View.

Apart from reaching the clinic on time, no special preparation is required for  X-ray Right Humerus AP/LAT View

  • Inform the doctor about your medical history
  • Remove all metal objects/ jewellery from your body before taking the examination.

Post-care after X-ray Right Humerus AP/LAT View.

The simple post care after X-ray Right Humerus AP/LAT VIEW is

  • Consume lots of fluids to flush out the contrast
  • Call the doctor, to inform any side effects.

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