harmonic ultrasound imaging

harmonic ultrasound imaging

Imaging A method designed to improve ultrasonographic detection of contrast agents in blood-containing cavities and vascularized tissue. See Contrast echocardiography. Cf Sonicated albumin, Transient response imaging.
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There is particular interest in the various modes of harmonic ultrasound imaging that are now available, since these techniques provide exceptionally detailed images when used in conjunction with a contrast agent.
Research Corporation Technologies (RCT) has granted Acuson, a Siemens company, and its affiliates a nonexclusive license to patent rights for tissue harmonic ultrasound imaging technology.
In initial clinical studies, Imagent enhanced ultrasound signals from perfused tissues and blood vessels using gray- scale, color Doppler, and harmonic ultrasound imaging techniques.