ULTRASOUND PROCEDURES

ABDOMEN:
Nothing to eat or drink 8 hours prior to your appontment (except to swallow necessary medications).
For children under 3 years, feed as usual.

ABDOMEN & PELVIS:
Nothing to eat or drink 8 hours prior to your appointment. Drink 6-8 full glasses of water prior to your appointment. DO NOT VOID.

PELVIS / OBSTETRICAL:
A full bladder is necessary. Finish drinking 40 ounces (6-8 full glasses) of clear fluid 1 hour prior to your appointment. DO NOT VOID.

MALE PELVIS:
*Patient to arrive with full bladder. (Same instructions as for pelvis exam).

BREAST:
Do not apply deodorant or talcum powder the day of your appointment.

VASCULAR & SMALL PARTS (THYROID / TESTIS) / MUSCULO-SKELETAL / TRUS:
No preparation required.

PATIENT PREPARATION