Ultrasound

Average
3.7
Rating : 12345
Rate This Article : 1 2 3 4 5
RSS Email Print This Page Comment bookmark
Font : A-A+

Preparation before ultrasound examination

► Wear comfortable, loose-fitting clothes for the ultrasound examination.

► Other preparation depends on the type of examination you will have.


► For some type of scans, you have to be on an empty stomach and may be instructed not to eat or drink for 12 hours prior to appointment.

► Generally, a full urinary bladder is necessary for a proper ultrasound examination.

► It is advisable to drink up to six glasses of water, two hours prior to your exam.

Drink Water

► Avoid urinating so that your bladder is full when the scan begins.

Post a Comment

Comments should be on the topic and should not be abusive. The editorial team reserves the right to review and moderate the comments posted on the site.
Notify me when reply is posted
I agree to the terms and conditions
sangkoo

how does the ultrasound observe the flow of blood and bone density?

shanons90

ok but how is ultrasound used in bats?!?!? xoxo

jodiex

this sounds so bad but atleast we have ultra-sound we need it to help this world xxxxx my

If I am to have a KUB ultrasound am I not allowed to eat anytime before the procedure?

Related Links

Health Topics A - Z

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Medindia Health Topics Search

Pregnancy

Medindia Newsletters

Subscribe to our Free Newsletters!

Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.

Find a Doctor

Doctor Search

Stay Connected

  • Available on the Android Market
  • Available on the App Store

Facebook