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How long before the result of the test is known?

The x-rays require an hour or more to be developed, and it takes some additional time for the radiologist to examine the pictures and decide whether they look normal. Your doctor should receive a report within a few days.

Date Last Reviewed: 2/13/2013

Date Last Modified: 2/13/2013

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