IMAGING CENTER

IMAGING TECHNOLOGY
CONVENIENT AND COMFORTABLE

The Oregon Urology Institute Imaging Center gives you and our doctors convenient and comfortable access to advanced imaging technology. Our full-service imaging center offers CT scans and diagnostic X-rays.

Oregon Urology Institute’s on-site Imaging Center often allows for same-day appointments and quick turnaround of results, so your doctor can more quickly prepare your recommended treatment plan.

Learn more about imaging technology at RadiologyInfo.org

IMAGING TECHNOLOGY
PREPARE FOR YOUR VISIT

If you’re scheduled for an imaging exam, click on the links below to learn how to prepare for your visit. If you have any questions, please contact us.

CT ABDOMEN PELVIS

CT ABDOMEN PELVIS = CT ORAL & I.V. CONTRAST PREP (ABD/PEL, RENAL MASS PROTOCOL)

  • Nothing to EAT 4 hours prior to exam.
  • Drink at least 16 ounces of water starting 2 hours before your exam.
  • Patients may have clear liquids, coffee, tea, juice, etc. prior to exam.
  • Patients can take their normal medications unless directed otherwise.
  • Patients should arrive 1 hour prior to scheduled exam time in order to drink the oral contrast.

CT CHEST

CT CHEST = CT I.V. CONTRAST PREP (UROGRAM/ADRENAL MASS/CHEST/HEAD)

  • Nothing to EAT 4 hours prior to exam.
  • Drink at least 16 ounces of water starting 2 hours before your exam.
  • Patients may have clear liquids, coffee, tea, juice, etc. prior to exam.
  • Patients can take their normal medications unless directed otherwise.

CT CHEST ABDOMEN PELVIS

CT CHEST ABDOMEN PELVIS = CT ORAL & I.V. CONTRAST PREP (ABD/PEL, RENAL MASS PROTOCOL)

  • Nothing to EAT 4 hours prior to exam.
  • Drink at least 16 ounces of water starting 2 hours before your exam.
  • Patients may have clear liquids, coffee, tea, juice, etc. prior to exam.
  • Patients can take their normal medications unless directed otherwise.
  • Patients should arrive 1 hour prior to scheduled exam time in order to drink the oral contrast.

CT HEAD

CT HEAD = IF CONTRAST IS ORDERED THEN CT I.V. CONTRAST PREP otherwise none.

  • Nothing to EAT 4 hours prior to exam.
  • Drink at least 16 ounces of water starting 2 hours before your exam.
  • Patients can take their normal medications unless directed otherwise.

CT KUB

  • Patient to arrive with full bladder.
  • If possible, wear clothing with no metal zippers, buttons, etc.

CT MUSCULOSKELETAL

No special prep needed.

CT NECK

CT NECK = CT I.V. CONTRAST PREP (UROGRAM/ADRENAL MASS/CHEST/HEAD)

  • Nothing to EAT 4 hours prior to exam.
  • Drink at least 16 ounces of water starting 2 hours before your exam.
  • Patients can take their normal medications unless directed otherwise.

CT SINUS

No special prep needed.

CT SPINE

No special prep needed.

CT UROGRAM

CT UROGRAM = CT I.V. CONTRAST PREP (UROGRAM/ADRENAL MASS/CHEST/HEAD)

  • Nothing to EAT 4 hours prior to exam.
  • Drink at least 16 ounces of water starting 2 hours before your exam.
  • Patients may have clear liquids, coffee, tea, juice, etc. prior to exam.
  • Patients can take their normal medications unless directed otherwise.

IVP

IVP = CLEAR LIQUID PREP

  • 2 Dulcolax tablets at 5:00 pm the night before the exam.
  • Take any other prescribed medication on schedule.
  • Clear liquid dinner the night before the exam, including:
  • Jello, Bouillon, Popsicles, Tea, Coffee, Apple/Cranberry juice or Sports drink.
  • Clear liquid breakfast OK the day of exam.
  • Drink 8 to 16 oz. fluid 1-2 hours before exam time.

LOOPOGRAM

LOOPOGRAM (X-RAY OF UROSTOMY) = PREP INSTRUCTIONS

  • Patient must bring extra ostomy supplies for drainage bag replacement.

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