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    Can anyone help me to find what does ' sunrise view ' of knee radiograph specify ? ? ?
    Last edited by perushaa; 12-28-2010 at 10:38 PM.

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    Sunrise View:
    - used to image a tangential view of the patella;
    - the patient is prone with the knee flexed 115 deg;
    - central beam is directed toward the patella with 15 deg cephalic tilt;

    http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/...ew_of_the_knee
    Kathy Daniel, CPC, COSC

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    Thanks for your reply Kathy !!

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