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X-Rays May Miss Hip Arthritis, Study Finds
X-Rays May Miss Hip Arthritis, Study Finds THURSDAY, Dec. 10, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- X-rays don't detect hip arthritis in many patients, resulting in delayed diagnosis and treatment, researchers report. The researchers looked at information from alm...
X-Rays, Other Scans Generally Safe in Pregnancy: Report
X-Rays, Other Scans Generally Safe in Pregnancy: Report THURSDAY, Sept. 3, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Radiation from X-rays and other medical imaging tests doesn't seem to pose a risk to pregnant women or their fetuses when used properly, researchers re...
Xtoro Approved for Swimmer's Ear
Xtoro Approved for Swimmer's Ear THURSDAY, Dec. 18, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Xtoro (finafloxacin otic suspension) eardrops have been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat swimmer's ear, clinically known as acute otitis externa. Th...
Xgeva Approved for Rare, Non-Malignant Tumor
Xgeva Approved for Rare, Non-Malignant Tumor THURSDAY, June 13 (HealthDay News) -- Xgeva (denosumab) has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat giant cell tumor of the bone (GCTB), a rare tumor that's most often non-cancerous....
Xofigo Approved for Prostate Cancer
Xofigo Approved for Prostate Cancer THURSDAY, May 16 (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved a drug to help men with advanced prostate cancer whose disease has spread to the bones. The drug, Xofigo, is targeted to patien...
X-rays of the Skull
X-rays of the Skull (Skull X-ray Studies) Procedure overview What are X-rays of the skull? X-rays use invisible electromagnetic energy beams to produce images of internal tissues, bones, and organs on film. Standard X-rays are performed for many reaso...
X-rays of the Extremities
X-rays of the Extremities (X-ray of the Arm, Leg, Hand, Wrist, Foot, Ankle, Shoulder, Knee, or Hip) Procedure overview What are X-rays of the extremities? X-rays use invisible electromagnetic energy beams to produce images of internal tissues, bones, ...
X-rays of the Spine, Neck, or Back
X-rays of the Spine, Neck, or Back (Cervical, Thoracic, Lumbar, Sacral, or Coccygeal X-ray Studies) Procedure overview What are X-rays of the spine, neck, or back? X-rays use invisible electromagnetic energy beams to produce images of internal tissues...
X-linked Recessive: Red-Green Color Blindness, Hemophilia A
X-linked Recessive: Red-Green Color Blindness, Hemophilia A Genes are inherited from our biological parents in specific ways. One of the basic patterns of inheritance of our genes is called X-linked recessive inheritance. What is X-linked inheritance?...
X-linked Dominant: Incontinentia Pigmenti
X-linked Dominant: Incontinentia Pigmenti Genes are inherited from our biological parents in specific ways. One of the basic patterns of inheritance of our genes is called X-linked dominant inheritance. What is X-linked dominant inheritance? X-linked ...