General Ultrasound Scan Preparation

//General Ultrasound Scan Preparation

General Ultrasound Scan Preparation

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Ultrasound scanning, also known as Ultrasound imaging or sonography, involves exposing part of your body to high-frequency sound waves to produce pictures of the inside of the body.

What are some common uses of the Ultrasound Scan?

Ultrasound Scan in Bangalore

Ultrasound Scan in Bangalore

Abdominal ultrasound scanning is performed to evaluate the following:

  • Kidneys
  • Liver
  • Gallbladder
  • Bile ducts
  • Pancreas
  • Spleen
  • Abdominal aorta and other blood vessels of the abdomen area

Ultrasound is used to help to diagnose a variety of conditions, Like:

  • Abdominal pain or distention (enlargement)
  • Abnormal liver function
  • Enlarged abdominal organ
  • Kidney stones
  • Gallstones
  • An abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA)

Additionally, ultrasound may be used to provide guidance for some biopsies.

Let’s know the preparation before taking ultra sound scan:

Abdominal Ultrasound and Abdominal Ultrasound with Doppler

Abdominal Ultrasound and Abdominal Ultrasound with Doppler | Ultrasound Scan in Bangalore

Abdominal Ultrasound | Ultrasound Scan in Bangalore

 

With this scan Liver, spleen, gallbladder, kidneys, pancreas, abdominal aorta, biliary system will be examined

(Scan time: 30 min; visit time about 1-1/2 hours)

Adults: Do not eat or drink eight hours before your scan.

Children: Do not eat or drink four hours before scan or skip one meal.

Take medications with a small sip of water.

If you are diabetic, please take your insulin.

 

Pelvic Ultrasound

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Pelvic Ultrasound scan in bangalore | Ultrasound Scan in Bangalore

(Uterus, ovaries, fallopian tubes, urinary bladder)

(Scan time: 30 min; visit time about 1-1/2 hours)

Eat normally.

One hour before your scan, drink 32 ounces of water.

Do not empty your bladder before your scan

 

Bladder Ultrasound

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Bladder Ultrasound scan in bangalore | Ultrasound Scan in Bangalore

(For both male and female patients, one hour before your scan,

Drink 32 ounces of water.

Two hours before your scan, do a cleansing with a Fleet enema

Follow preparations for prostate ultrasound

Transvaginal Ultrasound

Drink 32 ounces of any liquid one hour before the scan. Do not urinate before the scan so you arrive for at the exam with a full bladder.

 

Hysterosonogram

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Hysterosonogram in bangalore | Ultrasound Scan in Bangalore

(No unprotected sexual relations during the first 10 days of your menstrual cycle.)

Ultrasound-guided biopsies

Ultrasound breast biopsy

You must be off aspirin, blood thinners and vitamin E for seven days prior to your biopsy.

For liver biopsy / paracentesis / thoracentesis / prostate biopsy.

Do not eat or drink after midnight the day before the biopsy.

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