2. Why might I need an Intravenous Pyelogram?

A pyelogram can show your doctor the size, general state, and structure of your kidneys, ureters, and bladder. If you have or your doctor suspects you have any of the following conditions, you may need this test performed:

  • Kidney disease
  • Ureter or bladder stones
  • Enlarged prostate
  • Trauma or injury to the urinary tract
  • Tumors
  • Pain in your side or kidney area
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