Ultrasound examination

Ultrasound examination

A medical test in which high frequency sound waves are directed at a particular internal area of the body. As the sound waves are reflected by internal structures, a computer uses the data to construct an image of the structures.
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The defendant was asked to report to the police clinic to undergo an ultrasound examination on January 28, but she did not take that test.
The facilities which were offered included ultrasound examination of kidney, pathological screening, advisory service of physicians and dieticians.
During the pregnancy, the ultrasound examination was performed twice and it did not show any pathologies.
Rosero specializes in the use of physical medicine and rehabilitation treatment techniques, including electrodiagnostic studies, joint injections, ultrasound-guided injections, trigger point injections, musculoskeletal ultrasound examination, fracture management and sports concussion treatment.
Alexandrov (comprehensive Stroke Center, University of Alabama in Birmingham) describes the stroke as a dynamic process that takes time--minutes, hours, or days before irreversibility sets in, and shows how rapid neurological and ultrasound examination can improve the outcome.
Those 96 patients were matched for age, sex, and year of ultrasound examination to 369 control subjects who did not have primary thyroid cancer.
We describe two cases of massive-clotted haemothorax in cardiac surgery patients with haemodynamic and respiratory instability that were successfully diagnosed by lung ultrasound examination.
All study participants underwent an ultrasound examination, and were taken a blood sample for laboratory tests.
4%) ultrasound examination detected abdominal lymphadenopathy, but TB could not be confirmed in these cases.
But an ultrasound examination at Sunderland Royal Hospital revealed the Easington Lane youngster had an enlarged heart, and he was transferred to Newcastle's Freeman Hospital.
Previous data have shown that 64% of women with ectopic pregnancy up to 41 days' gestation will have normal doubling of beta-hCG, emphasizing the additional value of ultrasound examination.
An introductory section on principles and rules discusses such aspects as vascular anatomy and structure of ultrasound examination, and vascular pathology.

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