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Safety Precautions

Please advise your doctor and the technologist performing the procedure of the following:

  • Any possibility that you could be pregnant
  • Any food allergies 
  • Any allergic reactions you have had to anesthetic or X-ray contrast dyes 
  • Any medications you are taking 
  • History of asthma, heart, or kidney problems

For detailed information about benefits/risks, common uses and limitations of specific general X-ray procedures listed from A-Z, please visit

Information about patient safety, radiation exposure and a glossary of terms is also available on this link.



Updated Aug 29, 2017