X-rays pregnancy

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    Hi everyone, today while working a cysto case a doc took an image at the beginning of the case without asking if everyone was shielded. I was about 4-5 feet away, unshielded. It was a quick pic but I'm concerned for my unborn. Any thoughts?

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    If it's a case that could potentially be using x-ray, have the lead on ahead of time. Easiest way to ensure that you're protected. Other than that, your question should be posed to your obstetrical care provider.
    SoldierNurse22 and Sun0408 like this.
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    Agree...
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