Nearly every radiological test requires some degree of preparation on the patient’s part to ensure the most accurate results.
|Nothing to eat for 4 hours before the examination, but please drink at least 2-3 bottles of water to get well hydrated before the examination. Pick up barium on the business day before your examination.
|Nothing by mouth for 4 hours before the examination.
|For all ultrasounds of your abdomen, you should have nothing by mouth for 8 hours before the examination.
For pelvic ultrasounds we require a full bladder. Please consume 32 ounces of water 1 hour before the examination.
|Before the examination, do not wear deodorant, talcum powder or lotion under your arms. Please bring your prior images for comparison.
|Bring prior images and reports one business day prior to your examination
|MRI with Contrast
|Nothing to eat or drink for 4 hours before the test.