Kidney Ultrasound Results

There can be several different courses of action based on the results from the Kidney Ultrasound procedure. Learn what the treatments or follow up tests your physician may recommend based on the results from your procedure.

Kidney Ultrasound Next Steps

Alternate Names for Kidney Ultrasound:
Renal ultrasound
Ultrasound, kidneys
Ultrasound, renal


A radiologist will look at the images to make sure everything appears normal.

If your doctor or radiologist detects any problems with your organs or blockage in any of the tubes, more tests may be done to find the exact problem and cause. The doctor may also decide that the renal ultrasound provides enough information to make up a treatment plan for you.


Learn what Kidney Ultrasound is
What Is
Learn what the procedure is. Find out how it is performed.
Reasons For Kidney Ultrasound
Reasons For
Find out why and when this procedure should be done.
Kidney Ultrasound Complications
Learn about possible complications and what might increase the risk of them.
Kidney Ultrasound Details
What to Expect
Find out how long it will take, what they will be doing and what to expect afterwards.
Kidney Ultrasound Results
What are the next steps and other possible tests needed after you have received the results.
When to Contact Doctor about Kidney Ultrasound
Call Your Doctor
What to look out for and when to call your doctor after a procedure has been done.

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