DVT Scans

DVT is the abbreviation for Deep Vein Thrombosis. Is it a condition that affects the blood vessels of the deep veins of the arms, legs and body.

Time

Each DVT study will last between 15 to 30 mins, depending on the complexities of the study and how many areas need to be assessed.

Preparation

No preparation is necessary for these examinations, however loose fitting two piece apparel would be preferred.

Special Note

Whilst we have a skilled team of professionals, some aspects of vascular ultrasound are highly specialised. If we are unable to assist you with the type of vascular ultrasound you require, we will direct you to the most appropriate centre that will assist you.

For further information about your Ultrasound please refer back to our Ultrasound page by clicking HERE