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... Don't take any medications without your doctor's approval first. You want the HIDA scan to be totally accurate and some medications may have an effect on gall bladder function. Curious, did you get an ultrasound of your gall bladder first? ... (5 replies)
... and an endoscopy. The reason for the lack of contrast is because I am allergic to iodine. Lucky me! ... (5 replies)
... seems to be coming back normal. Lately it seems like the diahrea occurs when I eat anything with even slight ammounts of fat. I went through an Ultrascan and a HIDA scan a few weeks ago but both those results came back fine according to the Gastroenterologist. ... (4 replies)

... Just got off the phone with the technician that would be administering the HIDA scan. ... (25 replies)
... My husband is having a HIDA scan on Friday and I'm worried that they may not do it correctly. I had one done at a different place earlier this year and with mine it was the usual procedure. ... (1 replies)
... I have heard of drinking Ensure from other people on this msg board but I don't know if it gives an accurate readying. ... (6 replies)
... ly different. Also the doc said his gallbladder emptied into the small intestine very slowly and he thought there might be a stone or stricture , as least that is what he said about the hida scan. Now I am confused which test is better , I would think endoscopy is the better test. ... (4 replies)
... I asked for HIDA scan and my primary care shot it down saying my CT scan was more accurate and would have shown any issues with my gallbladder? ... (17 replies)
... It won't likely show up in a blood test. I had a cat scan and ultrasound in which it appeared normal, but the HIDA scan showed it not functioning, at all! HIDA scans are probably the only accurate way to test for a nonfunctioning gallbladder, those with stones though, can be detected with the other scans. ... (6 replies)
... Nowadays, the surgery, I'm told is very very simple. ... (11 replies)
... A pH study could determine if you still have reflux. More simply, a barium swallow could check whether the wrap is still tight and intact. If that doesn't answer the question, the most accurate way to diagnose gallbladder issues is with a HIDA scan. ... (3 replies)
... diagnosed me with IBS and completely overlooked my gallbladder. The diarrhea eventually got a little better, but I still get it once and a while and my digestion is never working like it should. ... (17 replies)
... I've been away from my computer for awhile. Yes, I heard from my HIDA scan. ... (13 replies)
... e since then. We thought it may be his graves disease making the symptoms worse , but he did rai treatment to kill his thyroid and it did not help at all!!! He is hypo and is on thyroid meds and the pharmacy and doc both said its not the meds. He had a hida scan of his gallbladder and the doc says it emptys slowly. ... (3 replies)

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