This page is dedicated to providing an example of a radiology report for an unremarkable lumbar spine X-ray. Read more about how to interpret this study here. For examples of unremarkable studies look here.
*Please keep in mind that this is just one example of how a radiology report can web written. Personal/institutional practices may vary depending on the context of where the report is generated
No prior studies available for comparison (if there are, list the study type and date)
The study was technically limited secondary to…(bowel gas, body habitus, etc. or state it was not limited if that is the case).
*I, the attending physician, attest that I have performed and/or supervised the resident for the key and critical components of this procedure. I have personally reviewed the images pertinent to this examination and agree with the interpretation. (Statements like this may or not be included depending upon the clinical context)