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Ultrasound is a procedure in which high-energy sound waves are bounced off internal tissues or organs and make echoes. The echo patterns are shown on the screen of an ultrasound machine, forming a picture of body tissues called a sonogram. Also called ultrasonography.
Combination of high-intensity ultrasound and immunotherapy may be effective in treating cancer

Combination of high-intensity ultrasound and immunotherapy may be effective in treating cancer

Intratumoral vaccination prolongs survival in mouse model of early stage resected pancreatic cancer

Intratumoral vaccination prolongs survival in mouse model of early stage resected pancreatic cancer

IQWiG assesses potential of MRI-guided high-intensity focused ultrasound therapy for uterine fibroids

IQWiG assesses potential of MRI-guided high-intensity focused ultrasound therapy for uterine fibroids

Researchers find way to use ultrasound for monitoring fluid levels in the lung

Researchers find way to use ultrasound for monitoring fluid levels in the lung

Genotype-guided warfarin dosing linked to reduced risk of adverse events

Genotype-guided warfarin dosing linked to reduced risk of adverse events

Clinical study tests efficacy of new focused ultrasound-based treatment for breast fibroadenoma

Clinical study tests efficacy of new focused ultrasound-based treatment for breast fibroadenoma

CT scans reveal subclinical leaflet thrombosis in patients undergoing aortic valve replacement

CT scans reveal subclinical leaflet thrombosis in patients undergoing aortic valve replacement

Novel synthetic HDL-C injection shows no benefit on arterial plaques

Novel synthetic HDL-C injection shows no benefit on arterial plaques

Variation in hospital-level resources may impact diagnostic evaluation of children with appendicitis

Variation in hospital-level resources may impact diagnostic evaluation of children with appendicitis

ACC releases updated appropriate use criteria for coronary revascularization in SIHD patients

ACC releases updated appropriate use criteria for coronary revascularization in SIHD patients

Fraunhofer researchers develop method that enables focused ultrasound to treat liver tumors

Fraunhofer researchers develop method that enables focused ultrasound to treat liver tumors

Scientists open possibilities of going deeper into scattering tissue with less light

Scientists open possibilities of going deeper into scattering tissue with less light

Vaginal progesterone decreases preterm birth, infant mortality in twin gestations with short cervix

Vaginal progesterone decreases preterm birth, infant mortality in twin gestations with short cervix

New study finds increasing age as risk factor for decreased postpartum pelvic floor strength

New study finds increasing age as risk factor for decreased postpartum pelvic floor strength

Philips recognised for quality and breadth of ultrasound products

Philips recognised for quality and breadth of ultrasound products

Siemens Healthineers introduces new platform for computed tomography at ECR 2017

Siemens Healthineers introduces new platform for computed tomography at ECR 2017

Scientists to develop 'next generation' device that could help predict risk of preterm birth

Scientists to develop 'next generation' device that could help predict risk of preterm birth

Philips unveils advanced radiology solutions at 2017 ECR to enhance clinical decision-making process

Philips unveils advanced radiology solutions at 2017 ECR to enhance clinical decision-making process

New report expresses ethical concerns about use of non-invasive prenatal testing

New report expresses ethical concerns about use of non-invasive prenatal testing

ED patients with ultrasounds interpreted by nonradiologists underwent follow-up imaging, research finds

ED patients with ultrasounds interpreted by nonradiologists underwent follow-up imaging, research finds