MAG3 Renal Scan

MAG3 Renal Scan
 
 

Renal MAG3 Scan Lasix

A procedure that allows the doctor to visualise the kidneys and see how they are functioning. After injection into the venous system, the compound is excreted by the kidneys and its progress through the renal system can be tracked using the gamma camera.

The duration of this test is usually 1 hour.

 

Patient Preparation:

Patients must be properly hydrated prior to test ~ 500mL water.