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  1. Extremity X-Ray Describes extremity X-rays, what they are, and why they are done. Provides tips on how to prepare. Also covers risks. Explains normal and abnormal results, as well as what can affect accuracy of tests.
  2. Abdominal X-Ray
  3. Facial X-Ray
  4. Dental X-Rays Explains what dental X-rays are and why they are done. Covers commonly used types of dental X-rays, including bitewing and panoramic X-rays. Includes info on risks. Also covers what results mean.
  5. Skull X-Ray
  6. Chest X-Ray
  7. Spinal X-Ray
  8. Sinus X-Ray for Sinusitis
  9. Arthrogram (Joint X-Ray)
  10. Osteoporosis: Should I Have a Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DXA) Test? Guides through decision to have a dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) test for osteoporosis. Explains DXA test. Includes risk factors for osteoporosis you can and cannot change. Covers benefits and risks. Includes an interactive tool to help you decide.
  11. Computed Tomography (CT) Scan of the Body
  12. Bone Density
  13. Tests for Low Back Pain Learn why X-rays, CT scans, and MRIs may not find the cause of your low back pain.
  14. Mammogram Discusses mammogram, an X-ray test of the breasts used to screen for breast problems. Covers at what ages women should have a mammogram. Discusses how it is done and how to prepare for it. Covers possible results.
  15. Upper Gastrointestinal (UGI) Series Discusses test that uses X-rays to find problems in the esophagus, stomach, and small intestine. Covers why and how it is done. Offers tips on preparing for the test. Covers risks. Looks at results and at what could affect the test.
  16. Lungs and Airways Has info on general coughs, pneumonia, tuberculosis, and COPD. Also has chest X-ray info and interactive topics on bronchitis and croup.
  17. Estimating Body Fat Percentage
  18. Navicular (Scaphoid) Fracture of the Wrist Discusses a break in the navicular (scaphoid) bone, one of the bones in the wrist. Covers causes and symptoms, such as pain, tenderness, and swelling. Discusses diagnosis using X-rays. Covers treatment with arm cast, splint, or surgery.
  19. Radiation Exposure: Risks and Health Effects
  20. Pregnancy: Chemicals, Cosmetics, and Radiation
  21. Breast Cancer Screening and Dense Breasts: What Are My Options? Guides you through breast cancer screening choices if you have dense breasts. Discusses the benefits and risks of choosing more testing after a mammogram, such as ultrasound or MRI. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.

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