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If you have been tested for Coronavirus previously  and the result has been positive, please contact The Medical Centre on 01509 277577 between the hours of 10am-4pm Monday to Friday and inform the receptionist. 

PLEASE CLICK THE FOLLOWING LINKS TO ACCESS THE LATEST INFORMATION REGARDING THE CORONAVIRUS 

https://www.gov.uk/guidance/wuhan-novel-coronavirus-information-for-the-public 

https://www.lboro.ac.uk/internal/coronavirus/ 

MUMPS

If you think you have symptoms of mumps please request a telephone appointment with one of the practice nurses on 01509 277577. Please visit https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/mumps/ for more information.

If you require a copy of your MMR vaccination history please email into the surgery – please note requests can take up to two working days.

X-Ray

doctor examining an x-rayAn X-ray is a widely used diagnostic test to examine the inside of the body. X-rays are a very effective way of detecting problems with bones, such as fractures. They can also often identify problems with soft tissue, such as pneumonia or breast cancer.

If you have a X-ray, you will be asked to lie on a table or stand against a surface so that the part of your body being X-rayed is between the X-ray tube and the photographic plate.

An X-ray is usually carried out by a radiographer, a healthcare professional who specialises in using imaging technology, such as X-rays and ultrasound scanners.

You can find out more about x-ray tests, how they are performed, their function and the risks by visiting the NHS Choices website.

 
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