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

General Contraindications: