Articles about X-ray

Clinical features, CT scans will rule out false negatives: Experts

19 Apr 2021

India
Clinical features, CT scans will rule out false negatives: Experts

Amid a staggering surge in COVID-19 cases, India's top experts on Monday said RT-PCR tests detect coronavirus in around 80 percent of the cases, so clinical features and CT scans/chest X-rays should be used to rule out false negatives in symptomatic patients followed by a repeat test after 24 hours.

COVID-19 symptoms but tested negative twice, 26-year-old doctor dies

04 Jul 2020

India
COVID-19 symptoms but tested negative twice, 26-year-old doctor dies

A 26-year-old junior doctor, working in Delhi, passed away on Thursday at his hometown Rohtak, hours after telling his elder brother that he was confident he was infected with coronavirus. Surprisingly, he tested negative twice.

Jharkhand: Lynching victim died as his head injury wasn't detected

26 Jun 2019

India
Jharkhand: Lynching victim died as his head injury wasn't detected

Last week, a 22-year-old man succumbed to injuries in Jharkhand after being brutally thrashed by a mob. The death of Tabrez Ansari, days after the attack, sparked outrage across the nation.

Man injects semen for 18 months to cure back pain

21 Jan 2019

World
Man injects semen for 18 months to cure back pain

In a bizarre attempt, a man in Ireland tried to cure his chronic back pain by injecting himself with a dose of his own semen every month, for the last one and a half years.

34 Indian airports lack CCTV cameras, other basic security equipment

15 Jul 2018

India
34 Indian airports lack CCTV cameras, other basic security equipment

Airports across the country are lacking in basic security equipment like bomb detectors, baggage X-ray machines and walkie-talkies, the CISF has warned.

Jabalpur: Thief swallows stolen jewellery, cops make him undergo surgery

29 Jun 2018

India
Jabalpur: Thief swallows stolen jewellery, cops make him undergo surgery

In Madhya Pradesh, cops went an extra mile to revive stolen jewellery from thieves; they made a man undergo surgery after he swallowed the item.