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Do you have to do anything special to prepare for an ultrasound test if you have digestive problems?

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Generally, you don't have to do anything special before you get an ultrasound test. Depending on the type of test, you may need to drink fluid before the ultrasound or you may be asked to fast for several hours before the procedure.

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Radiological Society of North America.

FDA. "Ultrasound Imaging."

Reviewed by Melinda Ratini on August 11, 2017

SOURCES: 

Radiological Society of North America.

FDA. "Ultrasound Imaging."

Reviewed by Melinda Ratini on August 11, 2017

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