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A VCUG, or a voiding cystourethrogram, is a minimally invasive test that uses a special x-ray technology called fluoroscopy to visualize your child's urinary tract and bladder.
A VCUG can help:
VCUGs are performed by the Department of Radiology's Diagnostic Radiology program, which has an experienced team of pediatric radiologists, nurses, technologists and a Child Life specialist dedicated to making your child's visit as safe, pleasant and comfortable as possible.
We perform more than 2,000 VCUGs a year, almost all without sedation. Our Child Life specialist supports your family before and during the exam.
Department of Radiology
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