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Chest Film

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Definition

Most common X-ray used to detectChest film: Most common X-ray used to detectabnormalities in or within the thoracic cage, such as the lungs, heart, aorta, and thebones of the chest. Extra metallic objects, such as jewelry are removed from the chest andneck areas for a chest x-ray to avoid interference with x-ray penetration and improveaccuracy of the interpretation.


 

 

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