x radiation


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x radiation

See x-ray.

x radiation

1. A form of electromagnetic radiation with wavelengths in the range of 0.01 to 10 nm, frequencies from 3 × 1016 Hz to 3 × 1019 Hz, and energies in the range 120 eV to 120 keV.
2. Treatment with or exposure to x-rays.
See also: radiation

x radiation

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Q. Is an X- Ray dangerous to my fetus? I fell down while I am pregnant and was sent to the ER. I was given an x- ray there, is the radiation dangerous to my fetus?

A. As far as I know one x-ray cannot harm your fetus since there is not enough radiation there to harm it. If you are worried consult a Doctor.

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