Digital radiology center in Paris La Défense – Les 4 temps
What exams are performed in the x ray center of paris la défense?
All conventional radiology examinations are performed.
Here are some examples:
Bone and osteo-articular X-ray (Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist, Hand, Spine, Pelvis, Knee, Ankle, Foot ….)
X-ray of the skull and sinuses
Radiography digestive and urinary (Abdomen without preparation)
Dental X-ray – panoramic dental
Assessment of scoliosis
Infiltration guided by x rays (Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist, Hand, Spine, Pelvis, Knee, Ankle, Foot …)
What conventional radiology (x-rays)?
Conventional radiography is an imaging technique that uses X-rays to image the body. The images are created according to the x-ray attenuation through the tissues, causing different densities of a radiological film.
Our center has a new generation of digital radiology table with full field system, allowing better visualization of anomalies.
Preparation – What to do before an xray?
There is no special preparation for conventional radiology. It is not necessary to be fasting.
If you are pregnant or if you are likely to get pregnant, it is imperative to inform our staff of this before your exam.
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Procedure – How is an xray?
You will be asked a few administrative formalities on arrival, and you will be informed about the price of the exam. The cost will vary depending on the type of radiograph performed.
You will remove the clothes interesting the radiographed region
You will be asked to remain still for radiography, and may be given special instructions regarding breathing.
A graduate manipulator will attend and explain you all the steps of your exam. Your consent will be requested before starting the examination.
You will receive your x-ray pictures and a report at the end of your appointment.
How long does a conventional radiolography in the radiology center Paris La Defense?
Conventional radiology usually only takes a few minutes. But to complete the administrative steps and wait for your report, we advise you to allow up to 20 to 30 minutes for your appointment.
Conventional radiology is safe?
X-rays are a form of ionizing radiation. All radiation is cumulative and involves risks that can not be avoided. X-rays are performed only when the benefit of the examination outweighs the potential risks. Imaging center at Paris La Défense, with the combination of digital technology, experienced radiologists and use specific techniques to minimize the dose, you can be assured that radiation doses are kept as low as reasonably possible.