A gastric scan is used to evaluate the rate of empting solids and/or liquids from your stomach. You will be asked to not eat or drink after midnight before your test.
What to expect for a Solid Emptying Scan
What to expect for a Liquid Emptying Scan
Your images will be read by a board-certified radiologist and the report will be sent to your doctor.
To schedule an exam please call 401-793-4480. For more information about general nuclear medicine at The Miriam Hospital, call 401-793-4118 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.