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using the reflections of high-frequency sound waves to construct an image of a body organ (a sonogram)

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As a novel neuroimaging technology, transcranial sonography (TCS) of PD patients reveals characteristic substantia nigra (SN) hyperechogenicity, which may be related to iron accumulation and functional impairment of nigrostriatal pathways.
Though many adult patients were subjected to ultrasound after ophthalmoscopic examination, only two patients among the adult population could be included in the study under this category, because most of them (Melanoma and Osseous choristoma) were operated based on the clinical and sonography examination as intraocular masses rarely spread to brain.
In the mature breast, sonography shows the anterior subcutaneous fat layer, subadjacent glandular tissue, which is echogenic, and fat which is hypoechoic, and posterior pectoralis muscle.
The aim of this study is to explore the diagnostic accuracy of sonography in diagnosis of benign and malignant solid thyroid nodules by using a classification system comprised of five categories.
Recent studies on power Doppler sonography (PDS) of cervical lymphnodes have further increased the amount of information that helps in accurate diagnosis of cervical lymphadenopathy.
Angular pregnancy corresponds to a viable intrauterine pregnancy that is implanted in one of the lateral angles of the uterine cavity, medial to the uterotubal junction, by endovaginal sonography at 6 weeks gestation.
Results: The positive rate of transabdominal sonography in combination with transvaginal sonography was much higher than that of transabdominal sonography and transvaginal sonography and the differences had statistical significance (P<0.
Cards are keyed to the exam outline, and many cards are illustrated with b&w sonography images, with a total of about 140 images.
1,2 Ultrasonography (US) especially Focused Assessment Sonography for Trauma (FAST) is mostly used as the first method of screening patients with blunt abdominal trauma.
Conclusion: Malignant thyroid nodules with sonography size of less than 5 mm can in theory be candidates for partial thyroidectomy, but 17% of them might still need further surgical intervention.
Gestational age was calculated from the last menstrual period (LMP) and the first trimester sonography results.
Detection and preventive methods for breast cancer (breast sonography and mammography) are the most effective methods in the initial stages of breast cancer, otherwise increasingly complex treatments such as mastectomy, radiotherapy, and chemotherapy are utilised.
5] alerts us to the value of focused assessment with sonography for HIV/TB (FASH) in children.
Gill, a clinical sonographer specializing in the abdomen and obstetrics and gynecology, teaches sonography students, residents, practicing physicians, midwives, and physician assistants about the use of ultrasound in obstetrics and gynecology.