Xray

Plz reply me can i do chest xray during pregnancy ? Is it safee?

dr-asima-fazal-gynecologist-lahore

It is not safe to do x ray during pregnancy unless it is very necessary and done with proper protection and cover to the abdomen and pelvic area.

dr-khadija-asim-khan-gynecologist-lahore

Dear
Ideally it should be avoided but if it is necessary than do with sheild

dr-shaheena-asif-gynecologist-lahore

MBBS,FCPS | Lahore

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No its not safe radiation is teratogenic
But if necessary to an xray.. then can be done after 30 weeks of pregnancy
by sheilding the abdomen with lead apron