General Radiography

Plain x-ray examinations are radiographs taken of the lungs, skeletal system and soft tissues without the use of contrast medium. Depending on the scanned site, a plain x-ray examination takes from five to 30 minutes. You need to have a referral from a physician for the examinations. The examinations do not require any preliminary preparations.

Plain x-ray examinations of the skeletal system and lungs are the most common imaging studies. Basic radiographs are taken at all HUS imaging units. In most cases, an appointment is unnecessary for a basic radiograph. Read more

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