An X-ray record of the spinal cord is called a myelogram, states the Mayfield Clinic. Regular X-rays do not show the interior of the spinal canal, but the contrast dye used during a myelogram makes it possible to see the... More » Science Human Anatomy Nerves

A CT myelogram usually isn't painful, but patients may experience an uncomfortable pressure or shooting pain when the needle is inserted during the spinal puncture, according to RadiologyInfo. Some patients feel a stingi... More » Health Diagnostics & Imaging

X-ray machines work by generating an electrical current or voltage, which is then projected through an X-ray tube to produce a series of X-ray waves, which either pass through objects or are absorbed by the surrounding m... More »

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