How To Prepare
No special preparation is required before having this test. Tell your doctor if you have recently taken Reference antibiotics Opens New Window, traveled out of the country, or had a recent test with Reference contrast material Opens New Window, such as a barium swallow or a barium enema.
Talk to your doctor about any concerns you have regarding the need for the test, its risks, how it will be done, or what the results will mean. To help you understand the importance of this test, fill out the medical test information form (What is a Reference PDF Opens New Window document?).
|By:||Reference Healthwise Staff||Last Revised: Reference March 7, 2012|
|Medical Review:||Reference Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine
Reference Jerome B. Simon, MD, FRCPC, FACP - Gastroenterology