Preparation for CT

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Main Hospital and Emergency Department

Urgent Care Center – Sports Village

Computer Tommography – CT Scan

PROCEDURES/PREPS
Instruction for CT (Computer Tommography)
Patient is to arrive 30 minutes prior to appointment to register.

Exams requiring nothing to eat:
CT Abdomen/Pelvis

Oral Contrast Instructions:
Drink 1 bottle of contrast at 10pm the night before your test.
Drink 1 bottle of contrast 2 hours prior to test.
Drink last bottle of contrast 30 minutes prior to test.

CT exams requiring IV contrast may have small amount of clear liquid up to 4 hours prior to study.

Weight Limit 450 lbs

For more information use the links below.
CT Abdomen/Pelvis
CT Angiography
CT Head
CT Chest