Location

X – Ray Left Leg Oblique View

Consult City's Top Doctors, The Minute You Need To

First Consultation
₹99 

Free consultations with top Doctors

Free consultations with top Doctors

Sample pickup at home

Sample pickup at home

Online reports within 48 hours

Online reports within 48 hours

Overview Brief

X – Ray Left Leg Oblique View is an additional projection demanded to scrutinize the knee joint in better detail. This often takes place in the absence of a CT scanner. The view comprises both an internal and external oblique. (1)

What is X – Ray Left Leg Oblique View?

X-Ray imaging of parts of the leg is done. This includes X-Ray imaging of the tibia and fibula (lower limb) and the femur (upper leg).

The X – Ray Left Leg Oblique View image

is used for the following:

  • Detection of a broken bone.
  • Determining whether a previously broken bone is satisfactorily aligned.
  • Determining the root cause of pain, tenderness and abnormalities.

Several images may be required to ensure that the whole bone is

covered. [2]

How is X – Ray X – Ray Left Leg Oblique View?

The X – Ray Left Leg Oblique View is done by an X-Ray machine by placing the leg to achieve a Oblique view. The complete X-Ray takes 5-10 about minutes only. The procedure is non-invasive. Real exposure to radiation is usually less than half a second.

Side effects/risks of X – Ray Left Leg Oblique View

The quantity of radiation generated throughout a leg x-ray is unlikely to cause any harm. However, the radiation might be harmful for a fetus under development. It is advised to discuss the same with the doctor prior.

Preparation before performing X – Ray Left Leg Oblique View

The X – Ray Left Leg Oblique View is uncomplicated and some preparation can help make the test smooth by:

  • Remove any jewellery on your body.
  • Remain still during the X-Ray

If your test needs a contrast dye, the doctor or lab technician will provide it to you as an injection, an enema, or a pill to ingest before the test.

Post-care after X – Ray Left Leg Oblique View

Patients may carry on with their regular chores after the X-Ray is completed.

Find your radiologist or orthopedists while on the move using mfine, a user-friendly application with a responsive team of medical practitioners.

Download the mfine app and consult radiologists online right from the ease of your home.

Explore mfine

Doctors

750+ Doctors

Hospitals

200+ Hospitals

Other Specialities

Download mfine App now

Download mfine App

Give a missed call to 08061914343 to Download the App