In X-rays, radiation waves create images of the inside of the body. The photos show the parts under investigation in shades of black and white depending on the amount of radiation absorbed by different parts.
X-rays can be done by standing, sitting or lying on the bed, depending upon the view of the organ required.
The X-ray technician guides the patient to a posture in which the x-ray is needed to be taken.
X-ray procedures doesn’t require much time and takes anywhere between 5 mins to 15 mins, depending on the type of procedure.