Ultrasound

ultrasound

High-frequency sound-waves in ultrasound are used to create images of varying internal tissues of the body. This is non-invasive, no radiation imaging technique used for diagnostic purposes from Obstetrics (i.e. pregnancy and childbirth) to organ examination.

Preparation

Upper abdominal ultrasound

Please do not eat or drink for 6 hours prior to appointment.

 

Renal/Prostate/ Male Pelvic  Ultrasound

Please drink 1 litre of water 1 hour prior to appointment. Do not empty bladder until examination is completed.

 

Obstetric/Pelvic or Lower Abdominal Ultrasound.

Please drink 1 litre of water 1 hour prior to appointment. Do not empty bladder until examination is completed.