X-ray is a very common kind of imaging test that is done for checking the area where you are experiencing pain, discomfort, swelling or other symptoms. X-ray treatment is all about identifying the root cause of the problem and then devising a solution through medications or other procedures. Radiologist / Radiology specialists conduct the X-ray for you. They also provide you with an evaluative report on the findings, which state evident tumours in the breast or acute cough in the chest. It can also help in finding broken bones or some kind of rupture inside the body. There is usually no preparation required for the x-rays but in some cases the doctor may ask you to avoid eating for a few hours before the same. Wearing loose clothing is suggested. X ray diagnosis doesn't take much time. You just have to arrive at the scheduled time for the appointment and the screening barely takes a few minutes. After this you can go home. The reports are usually made within a few hours and can be collected the same day. After the x-ray, doctors suggest medicines depending on the diagnosis. In some cases, like severe damage to the bones or tumours surgery may be suggested. In others, like chest congestion or bronchitis, medication is sufficient to treat the problem. Often follow up procedures or tests are given if the diagnosis is not clear.