Laytonsville Veterinary Practice
Laytonsville Veterinary Practice

Digital X-ray imaging

state-of-the-art diagnostic imaging in a matter of seconds

Some ailments require additional diagnostics beyond a physical exam to understand. In some of those cases, use of digital x-ray imaging might be deemed necessary for diagnosis.

X-ray radiography has advanced a great deal since the days of film and chemical developers. Today, we use a large state-of-the-art digital imaging unit to obtain images of bony structures and soft tissues within a matter of seconds.

What are some of the things we can diagnose with digital radiography?

  • Bone fractures

  • Bone cancers such as osteosarcoma

  • Arthritis

  • Hip displasia and dislocation

  • Bladder and kidney stones

  • Intestinal blockage

  • Gastric foreign body

  • Gastric Dilation-Volvulus

  • Hernia

  • Cardiomegaly

  • Pneumonia