AP Neck Radiograph (X-Ray)
The AP view of the cervical spine (i.e., "c-spine") is one of 3 primary views used to evaluate for the presence of a cervical fracture or subluxation after a traumatic injury involving the head and/or neck.
- This page is dedicated to help you to learn the common anatomical landmarks and a process for how to read an AP neck x-ray.
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AP Neck Radiograph