M-mode ultrasound


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Related to M-mode ultrasound: Doppler ultrasonography, Medical ultrasonography

M-mode ultrasound

An ultrasonic display mode in which the motion of structures is seen on the vertical axis of the display, used, e.g., to show the movement of the heart's valves and walls during diastole and systole.
Synonym: motion-mode display; time-motion mode ultrasound
See also: ultrasound