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Medically reviewed by Last updated on Jul 7, 2024.

What is an arthrogram?

An arthrogram is a joint x-ray used to find the cause of pain or check healing after surgery. If you have a prosthesis, you may need an arthrogram to see if it is loose.

How do I prepare for an arthrogram?

What will happen during an arthrogram?

What should I expect after an arthrogram?

You may have some pain and swelling. This is normal and should get better in a day or two.

What are the risks of an arthrogram?

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