What is a Sinus X-Ray?
Sinus X-Ray may be performed to assess damage to the nose as well as the source of pain and discomfort to the area.
Who should get the Sinus X-Ray test?
Sinus X-Ray is usually ordered by doctors if you have these indications:
- A feeling of congestion or fullness in your face
- A nasal obstruction or nasal blockage
- Pus in the nasal cavity
- Runny nose or discolored postnasal drainage
Is Radiation involved in a Sinus X-Ray?
Yes. X-ray is an imaging test which involves a small amount of radiation to show pictures of the organs, tissues, and bones of the body.
When will I receive my results?
Once completed, you will receive your results within 3-5 business days in your LabFinder portal.
How do I prepare for a Sinus X-Ray? Do I need to fast?
Please refer to the simple preparation guidelines or consult with your doctor or radiology center where you are being treated. Do not forget to bring your LabFinder Order and Insurance Card to your appointment.