echocardiography

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a noninvasive diagnostic procedure that uses ultrasound to study to structure and motions of the heart

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Serial transoesophageal echocardiograms were unremarkable.
Dr Ferguson explained how Mrs Lane required a valve replacement, and during the operation, it was common practice to use a transoesophageal echocardiogram (TOE) probe to monitor the heart.
This mechanism was well demonstrated in this case by the transoesophageal echocardiogram showing an empty heart even after massive fluid replacement.
A transoesophageal echocardiogram performed immediately in the recovery room demonstrated severe wall motion abnormalities of the midventricular segments with apical sparing and hyperkinesis of the basilar segments.
A high resolution chest scan with contrast, transoesophageal echocardiogram and flexible bronchoscopy are essential evaluations.