ULTRASOUND PREPARATIONS

ABDOMEN

Do not eat or drink anything 8 hours before the test. Medications can be taken with a small amount of water. Eat light non-dairy food if necessary including in a medical conditions such as Diabetes.

Renal, pelvic and obstetrical (ADULTS)

Drink 3-4 cups of clear fluid (water) 1 hour prior to the appointment. Do not empty your bladder (unless your bladder is full and you are in pain, empty a small amount) till exam is completed.

Renal, pelvic (4-12 YEARS)

Drink 3-4 cups of clear fluid (water) 1 hour prior to the appointment. Do not empty your bladder.

ABDOMEN AND PELVIC

No eating 8 hours prior to appointment. Take your important medications. Eat light non-dairy food if necessary. Drink 3-4 cups of clear fluid (water), 1 hour prior to appointment. Do not empty your bladder.