Discussion in 'Medical Terminology' started by myerstl, Dec 17, 2012.

  1. myerstl Senior Member

    English -US
    Abbreviation used in connection with an x-ray. Doctor's orders request an x-ray of the:

    Hombro, Femur, Rodil ARX

    I assume that "rodil" is rodilla, but what does ARX stand for?
  2. fsabroso

    fsabroso Moderadiólogo

    South Texas
    Perú / Castellano

    It's a typo.

    It should say:

    Hombro, Femur, Rodil ARX = Hombro, Femur, Rodilla RX (where RX = Rayos X)

    X-rays of Shoulder, Femur and knee

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