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WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW:
A kidney ultrasound is a test that uses sound waves to make images of your kidneys. Your healthcare provider will look at the shape, size, and position of your kidneys. A kidney ultrasound does not expose you to radiation.
Follow up with your healthcare provider as directed:
You may need to return to talk about your test results. Write down your questions so you remember to ask them during your visits.
Contact your healthcare provider if:
- You have new signs or symptoms.
- You have questions or concerns about your condition or care.
Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.