Renal Ultrasound

In this technique, a technician injects a radioisotope into your vein which produces gamma rays. It will give the technician or doctor detail about the structure and how the kidneys are functioning. It will help doctors to diagnose any kidney related issues in an earlier stage. This ultrasound technique also helps to identify disease, obstruction or injury to the kidney.

How should you prepare for renal Ultrasound?

There are no special preparations required for a renal ultrasound test. Doctors might provide some of the instructions if you are taking any kidney or heart-related medications.