Abdomen and Renal & Aorta Doppler Studies
- Nothing to eat or drink for 6 hours before scheduled appointment.
- This requirement is bypassed in cases of emergency.
- You may take small amounts of water for medication.
Ultrasound Pelvis, Bladder, Kidney
(or Pregnancy Less Than 4 Months)
Drink two 16oz. glasses of water or non-carbonated juice 1 hour before the exam.
DO NOT urinate until completion of the exam.
Ultrasound and Doppler Studies—
All Other Types
(or Pregnancy More Than 4 Months)
There is no preparation