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Food and medications Talk to your doctor about: When you can take your regular medications and whether you can take them before your surgery When you should stop eating or drinking the night before the surgery Clothing and personal items Your treatme...
Swallowing Hurts Takes effort Triggered or worsened by Eating certain foods Accompanied by Bad breath Cough Difficulty breathing Dry mouth Earache Feeling of something stuck in your throat Heartburn Hoarse voice or difficulty speaking Jaw pain or sti...
Poorly fitting dentures, mouth sores or other dental problems may result in avoiding food or beverages.
Check your dentures.
Metals can interfere with the imaging, so you may be asked to remove any metal that you might be wearing, such as jewelry, glasses, hearing aids and dentures.
How you prepare Depending on which part of your body is being scanned, you may be asked to: Take off some or all of your clothing and wear a hospital gown Remove metal objects, such as a belt, jewelry, dentures and eyeglasses, which ...
Clean dentures or dental appliances.
Avoid wearing the following items during the procedure: Jewelry Eyeglasses Contact lenses Makeup Nail polish Dentures Wigs or hairpieces Other precautions Tell your doctor if you: Are taking pills or injections to control diabetes Ar...
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