Overview

Aids in the assessment of renal function, renovascular disease, obstruction and renal scarring.

Whole Body Bone Scan & Three- Phase Bone Scan

Renal Scintigraphy with In-Vitro Glomerular Filtration Rate (GFR)

In-Vitro GFR

Captopril Renal Scan for Renal Artery Stenosis

Diuretic Renal Scan to detect obstruction.

Dimercaptosuccinic acid (DMSA) Scan for Renal Cortical Scanning

PATIENT PREPARATION FOR RENAL SCAN/ INVITRO GFR/ RENAL DMSA SCAN (SAME PREPARATION 1-5)

Eat before the procedure.

Please advise patient to hydrate prior to the procedure.

24 hours stop diuretics including COFFEE, TEA, ICED TEA, SOFTDRINKS, ALCOHOL, and CHOCOLATE

Please bring the following:
Previous exams (Ultrasound of kidneys, CT Stonogram, MRI, Previous Creatinine) if any

Corresponding amount of radioisotope will be forfeited in case of same day cancellation and/ or no show. The procedure is allowed to be rescheduled if the patient or relative informs the department two (2) days before the procedure.

RADIATION PRECAUTION: Please avoid close contact with pregnant women and children below 13 years of age for at least 24 hours.


If you have question on the procedures, please call (045) 625 2999 local 2475

MacArthur Highway Angeles City, Philippines

(045) 625 2999

info@aufmc.com.ph