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

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Transesophageal echocardiography for the initial evaluation of the widened mediastinum in trauma patients.
Assessment of atrial pathologies in children using transesophageal echocardiography. Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 2004; 4: 124-9.
Caption: Figure 1: Transesophageal echocardiography with mass-like lesion in the periaortic region.
Right and middle vein HBF was measured with transesophageal echocardiography Doppler using the method previously described by Meierhenrich [12] and the following formula:
Kessler et al., "Superiority of transesophageal echocardiography in detecting aortic arch atheromatous disease: identification of patients at increased risk of stroke during cardiac surgery," Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia, vol.
Supplemental Video 2: intraoperative transesophageal echocardiography, modified midesophageal (ME) 4-chamber view transitioning into ME aortic valve short axis, and ME bicaval view.
Transesophageal echocardiography demonstrated a large mass composed of solid component in interatrial septum and cystic part protruding in the left atrium.
Video 1: Transesophageal echocardiography revealed the presence of free floating thrombus in a calcified lesion at the distal aortic arch.
On the 22nd week, transesophageal echocardiography showed a movable thrombus in the aortic valve.
Accuracy of transesophageal echocardiography for identifying left atrial thrombi: a prospective, intraoperative study.
Transesophageal echocardiography (TOE) has been recommended for all patients undergoing cardiac surgery and is accepted worldwide for the evaluation of unexplained haemodynamic instability in intra-operative management and decision-making (1, 2).
As a reliable tool, two-dimensional intraoperative transesophageal echocardiography (2D-ITEE) has been routinely used for establishing intraoperative diagnosis, monitoring hemodynamic changes, and evaluating the effect of tricuspid repair.
Lusson et al., "Comparison of transthoracic echocardiography using second harmonic imaging, transcranial Doppler and transesophageal echocardiography for the detection of patent foramen ovale in stroke patients," European Heart Journal--Cardiovascular Imaging, vol.
Nevertheless, transthoracic as well as transesophageal echocardiography is often not specific enough to establish diagnosis of LHAS [10, 11].
Transesophageal echocardiography or invasive cardiac catheterization can be helpful in certain cases.