Renal Scan

Renal (Kidney) Scan

Price: €135

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