The thoracic X‑ray depicts the lung, the heart (form, size and illnesses) and lymph nodes.
About the appointment
We offer this examination at the following locations in Vienna.
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Requirements for an X-ray
- Please bring your e‑card and referral.
- Any previous findings are also to be submitted.
- A possible pregnancy must be ruled out.
Procedure for an X-ray of the thorax
- An X‑ray only takes a few seconds.
- Images are recorded in a standing position from behind as well as laterally.
- You will be asked to breathe in deeply and then hold your breath in order to ensure sharp images.