Retrograde urethrogram and micturating cystogram (RGU and MCU)

x-ray mcu+rgu


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What is an X-ray MCU+RGU Test?

Retrograde urethrogram and micturating cystogram (RGU and MCU) are radiological examinations that inject a dye via the urethra to identify urethral narrowings and bladder shape abnormalities. Urodynamic testing is the next logical step to detect functional problems if these are normal. Cystoscopy is typically performed as the final investigation.

Why is it done? 

The retrograde urethrogram and micturating cystogram Tests are done to identify urethral narrowings and bladder shape abnormalities.

What is the procedure for the RGU MCU [Retrograde Urethrogram and Micturating Cystogram] Radiograph Test?

The X-ray technician will explain. 

How does one prepare for the test? 

No preparation is needed. You should wear loose-fitting clothing.

After Care

No care is required.

The cost of the MCU+RGU Radiology Test in Delhi

The cost of the X-Ray imaging for the retrograde urethrogram and micturating cystogram Test varies by region and facility. So, get tested at trustworthy diagnostic centres like Ganesh Diagnostic. It is staffed by trained and experienced professionals to assure patient and visitor safety.

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Test Type X-Ray MCU+RGU

Retrograde Urethrogram and Micturating Cystogram (RGU and MCU) (X-Ray)

  • Remove the object that contains Metal, such as Jewellery, Hair Clips, Watches, Rings, or any other similar object from scanning part of the body, so as to avoid a bright or blank spot on the diagnostic film.
  • You must inform the technologist, radiology nurse, and/or physician if you have allergies, are pregnant, breastfeeding, or are on medication.
  • Minimum 4 hours fasting required.
  • You can drink water.
  • Doctor’s Prescription.
  • Bring all documents related to medical history (if any).
  • Carry your ID Proof.

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Test Price ₹ 3000 ₹ 6000
Frequently Asked Questions

X-Ray retrograde urethrogram/micturating cystourethrogram (RGU/MCU) is a non-invasive X-ray test. Urologist recommends this combined x-ray procedure to men to evaluate the bladder and urethral. It helps in detecting structural abnormalities in the urethral and bladder. 

The full form of RGU/ MCU is Retrograde Urethrogram/Micturating Cysto-Urethrogram

  • The x-ray technician will position you on the X-ray table.
  • Few x-ray images of the urethra will be captured.
  • The technician will place the catheter in your urethra and inject the contrast dye via the catheter to fill the urethra to capture the images. 
  • X-Ray cameras will capture the x-ray images of the urethra will be captured to diagnose the abnormalities of the urethra and bladder.

The difference between Micturating cystourethrogram (MCU) and a Retrograde urethrogram (RGU) test is that an MCU x-ray study views the bladder and urethra while passing urine. On the other hand, the RGU x-ray test is used to study the urethra for structural abnormalities.

The price of an RGU MCU Test in Delhi is between Rs. 5000 to Rs. 6000. Every diagnostic center charge differently for retrograde urethrogram/micturating cystourethrogram tests depending on various aspects such as location, technology, discount offers, insurance benefits, etc.  At Ganesh Diagnostic and Imaging Centre, you can get your RGU MCU test done at a 50% discount.

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