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COVID-19 (Coronavirus info)

Information and guidance for public, NHSGGC staff, and community-based services.  Hospital visiting restrictions now in place.


Problem with your appointment?

Please contact 01475 504 509

Department Opening Hours

Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm

Department Location

Radiology Dept

Ground Floor

Inverclyde Royal Hospital

Larkfield Road


PA16 0XN

Patient Information Leaflets

Please select your examination from the list below

Colonic Stent

Insertion of an Inferior Vena Cava Filter (IVC)

Removal of an Inferior Vena Cava Filter (IVC) 

Oesophageal Stent 

Percutaneous Abscess Drainage 

Percutaneous Biliary Drainage                    

Percutaneous Gastrostomy 

Percutaneous Lung Biopsy

Percutaneous Nephrostomy       

Percutaneous Renal (Kidney) Biopsy

Percutaneous Venous Puncture 

Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter (PICC) 

Insertion of a Tunnelled Central Venous Catheter (TCVC) 

Removal of a Tunnelled Central Venous Catheter (TCVC)

Ultrasound Guided Barbotage (calcific tendinosis)

Ureteric Stent 


Last updated 29/07/20 HMN

Last Updated: 26 May 2021