Renal Scan

Renal (Kidney) Scan

Price: €120  •  GP Visit Card/ Medical Card Price: €100  •  3rd Level Student Price: €80

Patient Preparation

Have nothing to eat 4 hours prior to your scan. You will require a full bladder during your scan. Drink 2 pints of water
one hour prior to your scan appointment.

An renal ultrasound takes approximately 15 minutes.


Renal ultrasound tests can reveal:

  • Complications of a urinary tract infection (UTI)
  • Cysts or tumors
  • Dysuria (painful urination)
  • Haematuria (blood in urine)
  • Kidney stones
  • Nocturia (frequent urination at nightime)
  • Prostate size
  • Residual bladder volume
  • Signs of injury to the kidneys or bladder

Scan Price

€120 Scan Price

€100 with valid GP Visit Card/ Medical Card

€80 with valid 3rd Level Student ID