DMSA scan - Preparation Requirements
TOTAL DURATION OF STUDY:
Approximately 40 minutes per image.
Not contraindicated but clear clinical indication needs to be specified. ACR–SPR Practice Guideline for Imaging Pregnant or Potentially Pregnant Adolescents and Women with Ionizing Radiation
Kindly have your clinician speak directly with Nuclear Physician for full preparation.
No specific diet. Eat as usual. Bring a snack for duration of study.
Patient is encouraged to drink water prior and during study