You should wear comfortable, loose-fitting clothing for your ultrasound exam. You may need to remove all clothing and jewelry in the area to be examined. You may be asked to wear a gown during the procedure.
Other preparation depends on the type of examination you will have.
If you are having an ultrasound of the prostate, pelvic, or obstetrical exam
A full bladder is required.
Nothing to eat or drink after midnight on the evening preceding the examination.
If you have any questions about having your X-ray, please call us between 10am and 4pm, Monday to Friday at (213) 746-5800.