Treasure Coast Cardiovascular Institute
This test allows doctors to measure the size of your abdominal aorta and evaluate for an abdominal aortic aneurysm.
Take 30 mL of Milk of Magnesium or Mylanta the night before the procedure. Do not eat or drink after midnight (NPO). If you are a smoker, do not smoke for at least six (6) hours prior to your test. Wear a comfortable 2-piece outfit (loose clothing). Please take all medication as prescribed. The test should take approximately thirty (30) minutes.
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