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Liver Spleen Scan
What is Liver Spleen Scan?
What is a Liver-Spleen Scan?
Liver-Spleen Scan is a test that determines abnormalities in the function and size of your liver and spleen. Sometimes, it is used to characterize a liver lesion seen on other imaging modalities.
Why would my doctor recommend a Liver-Spleen Scan?
Your doctor may recommend a Liver-Spleen Scan if you experience:
- Liver Mass
- Abnormal liver function test
- Pain & discomfort
How do I prepare for a Liver-Spleen Scan?
Your doctor will provide specific instructions. Generally, there is no preparation needed for the scan.
What can I expect during a Liver-Spleen Scan?
The patient will be administered imaging material through an IV. About 20 minutes after the imaging material is administered, the imaging will take place.
How do I schedule a Liver-Spleen Scan with Fairfax Radiology?
When are appointments offered for a Liver-Spleen Scan?