X – Ray Left Hip Joint AP & LAT View is an imaging technique to visualize the bones of pelvis and hip joint. It is recommended in case of symptoms such as pain, tenderness and swelling in pelvic area.
It helps to detect infections, cysts, tumors, deformities or other diseases in the hip joint area. It is also recommended before performing a surgery and to check the alignment of bones post surgery .
Pregnant women should inform the physician about their condition as the radiations might affect the fetus.