Meckel’s Scan

This procedure will look for the presence of Meckel’s Diverticulum (an out-pouching of the stomach lining). The procedure will take between one and one-and-a-half hours.

Test Preparation

Nothing to eat or drink four hours before the test.

Exam Procedure

A radioactive tracer will be injected into a vein in your arm. Images will be taken immediately following the injection.