Below is a list of DO’s and DONT’s we require you to follow in the lead up to your procedure. Please read through them carefully.
|Drink 1 litre of water 90 minutes before your appointment and complete drinking within the first 30 minutes.|
|DO have a FULL BLADDER on arrival.
DO NOT go to the toilet until AFTER your scan.
|DO continue to take your regular medication as normal.|
|DO bring your Referral, Medicare, Concession and DVA Cards and any previous related scans to your appointment.|
Does any of the following apply to you? If so please contact us as soon as possible.
- You are Diabetic and unable to follow the instructions above.
- You are on Dialysis.
- The patient is under the age of 12.
- If your referral mentions doppler or upper abdominal, renal, gall bladder, liver or kidney ultrasound scan.
- The patient is non-english speaking and requires us to arrange an interpreter to be present at the appointment.