Lymphoscintigraphy - Preparation Requirements

TOTAL DURATION OF STUDY:

Up to 6 hours (may be extended depending upon clinical indication)

SCANNING TIME:

Patient and clinical specific. Approximately 60-90 minutes

PREGNANCY:

Not stopped

BREAST FEEDING:

No interruption

MEDICATION:

No limitations

ALLERGY:

None

BIOCHEMISTRY:

Not specific

DIET:

No specific diet. Eat as usual. Bring a snack for duration of study.

HYDRATION:

Patient is encouraged to drink water prior and during study