Services

Diagnostic Services

Preparing for a CT Scan

Head CT

No prep is necessary.

Sinus CT

No prep is necessary.

Abdomen, Liver, Kidneys and/or Pelvis CT

Drink four to six glasses of clear liquids the day before the exam. Refrigerate the barium you were given. Do not eat or drink anything after midnight. Drink one bottle two hours before the exam. Drink the second bottle one hour before the exam.

Chest CT

Drink four to six glasses of clear liquids the day before the exam.

Spine CT

No prep is necessary.

Neck CT

Drink four to six glasses of clear liquids the day before the exam.

Renal Survey for Kidney Stone

No prep is necessary.

Chest or Abdomen for Aneurysm CT

Drink four to six glasses of clear liquids the day before the exam.

Contact Us

PCMH Radiology Department
For questions: 573-768-3295
To schedule an appointment: 573-547-4288

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