Digital X-Ray Test

A Digital X-Ray facility provides immediate processing and the ability to digitally transfer and enhance images. This allows applications in all routine X-rays as well as specialized imaging studies like IVP. IVP or intravenous pyelogram which is a radiological procedure used to visualize abnormalities of the urinary system, including the kidneys, ureters and bladder.



Test Significance: A Digital X-Ray facility provides images to be viewed on-screen within minutes. A radiologist typically views and interprets the results.

List of X-Rays at Suburban Diagnostics:

  • Abdomen
  • Adenoids
  • Chest
  • Extremities
  • Joints
  • KUB
  • PNS
  • Spine AP/Lateral
  • HSG

Test Preparation:

  • You will be required to remove all jewelry and wear a gown provided at our centre during the x-ray examination because metal and certain clothing can obscure the images and require repeat studies.
  • Carry previous X-ray images and reports if you have undertaken the same test earlier.

Lumbar spine X-ray requires overnight fasting and clear motion to get a clear image.