Baseline Captopril Renogram

  • Preparation for the scan is required. Please contact our practice
  • Patient must be well hydrated
  • Certain medications needs to be stopped for 48hours to two weeks

 


Used to assess:

Anatomy of the kidneys Blood supply to kidney Function of kidneys


Adult:

Scan duration: 1 hour
Renal Artery Stenosis


Phone our practice

How to book

Patients will need to be referred to Nuclear Med by a referring doctor. Patients must select the specific scan/study required by their referring doctor and book an appointment at the most convenient location.

Checklist:

  • Medical aid authorisation (referring doctor to provide patient with specific ICD 10 code for medical aid authorisation)
  • Referring doctor’s name and practice number
  • Newly diagnosed oncology patients may need to register for oncology (referring doctor to facilitate registration)