X-ray Retrograde Urethrogram (RGU) - Test, Procedure & Cost

X-ray RGU

X-ray RGU

What is an X-Ray RGU (Retrograde Urethrogram) Test?

A Retrograde Urethrogram (RGU) X-ray analyses the urethra for non-visible structural problems. In a muscular tube, the urethra empties the bladder. This test is usually recommended for guys to diagnose urethral constriction caused by an enlarged prostate.

Why is it done? 

This test detects decreased urine flow due to prostate enlargement, urethral blockage, and urethral malignancies. Bloody or dark urine, bladder control loss, painful urination, and abdominal pain are narrow urethral symptoms.

The RGU helps diagnose urethral abnormalities and plans the appropriate treatment based on location and constriction. Five minutes are needed.

What is the procedure for the RGU (Retrograde Urethrogram) 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 a follicular radiology test in Delhi

The cost of the X-Ray imaging for the Retrograde urethrogram (RGU X-ray) 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.



Test Type X-ray RGU

 X-ray Retrograde Urethrogram (RGU)

  • 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.

4-6 hours

Test Price: ₹ 3000
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