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Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune > Patient Services > How do I get ready for an Ultrasound?
  1. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your scheduled appointment time.

  2. Abdominal Ultrasound - Nothing to eat or drink for at least 6 hours prior to your scheduled appointment time.

  3. Pelvic Ultrasound - Need to drink 32 ounces of fluids one hour prior to your scheduled appointment time without emptying your bladder.  You will need to have a FULL bladder for this procedure.

  4. Thyroid, Breast and Testicular Ultrasounds - No Prep

  5. Carotid, Upper and Lower extremity DVT work-up - No Prep

  6. Renal - Need to have a full bladder for procedure

  7. If you have any questions regarding your scheduled procedure please call (910) 450-3428