This X-ray creates fewer than four images of the bones in the skull.
An X-ray of your skull bones uses a small dose of radiation to create multiple images (fewer than four) of the bones in your skull. The technician will take the X-rays from different angles, which may be from the front, the side or the back.
Your healthcare provider may order X-rays of your skull to look for:
The costs for this test include the charge for the test (facility charge) and physician charges (for performing or interpreting the test). You may get separate bills from the facility and the physician's office.
What should I ask my health care provider before having this test?
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