Sinus x-ray

Paranasal sinus radiography; X-ray - sinuses

A sinus x-ray is an imaging test to look at the sinuses. These are the air-filled spaces in the front of the skull.

Sinuses

The sinuses are hollow cavities within the facial bones. Sinuses are not fully developed until after age twelve. When people speak of sinus infections, they are most frequently referring to the maxillary and frontal sinuses.

How the Test is Performed

How to Prepare for the Test

How the Test will Feel

Why the Test is Performed

What Abnormal Results Mean

Risks