Chest X-Ray (cont.)
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Medical Reasons for Chest X-ray Test
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Doctors generally order chest X-ray tests in conjunction with taking a medical history and performing a physical exam to confirm or exclude a suspected chest. Some of the common reasons to order a chest X-ray test are listed below:
There are many other more specific reasons that a doctor may choose to order a chest X-ray depending on each individual situation.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 7/30/2014
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