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MRI EXAMS (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)
For contrast scans, nothing to eat or drink 2 hours prior to exam.
CT EXAMS (Brain, Chest or Spine Scans)
Nothing to eat or drink 2 hours prior to exam.
CT EXAMS (Abdomen and /or Pelvis Exam)
Nothing to eat after midnight the night before your appointment (you may drink clear liquids).
ULTRASOUND ABDOMEN (Liver, Gallbladder, Kidney, Pancreas, Spleen, Aorta)
Nothing to eat after midnight or 8 hours before your appointment (you may drink small
amounts of water to take medications).
ULTRASOUND PELVIS (or pregnancy less than four months)
Drink 32 oz. Of water 2 hours before exam. Do not urinate prior to exam.
Diabetics, dialysis patients, patients with a history of allergy to iodinated contrast, and
children under six should inquire for specific instructions.
- Anthem BC BS
- Empire BC
- Mediblue Medicare Plan,
- Medicare and most medicare managed plans
- United health care,
- Various workman’s comp such as Corvell, Coventry, Connecticut workers comp trust, and Empire workers comp.