Coccyx AP view

Clinical indication:

Pathology of coccyx

Region:

Entire coccyx

Patient’s Position:

Patient is supine on the xray table

Place a pillow for patient’s head

Extend the legs by supporting patient’s knee

Align the mid sagittal plane to midline of table

Cassette:

Size: 10’’x12’’ Orientation: Portrait

FFD/SID:

100cm

Central ray:

Central ray is projected 5cm superior to symphysis pubis and 10° cauded

Grid:

Yes

Respiration:

Not related

Exposure factors:

60-70kVp 20-30mAs

Collimation:

Collimate closely to the area of interest

Coccyx AP view
Coccyx AP view

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