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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.
Socioeconomic status during childhood related to left ventricular structure, diastolic function in adult life

Socioeconomic status during childhood related to left ventricular structure, diastolic function in adult life

Adherence to NCCN Guidelines spares breast cancer patients from unnecessary tests

Adherence to NCCN Guidelines spares breast cancer patients from unnecessary tests

Breast implants linked to abnormal ECG recordings

Breast implants linked to abnormal ECG recordings

New laser imaging 'bowl' could reduce stages involved in spotting breast cancer

New laser imaging 'bowl' could reduce stages involved in spotting breast cancer

Broken heart syndrome may cause permanent damage

Broken heart syndrome may cause permanent damage

New guidelines for ultrasound-based risk stratification system to identify thyroid nodules that warrant biopsy

New guidelines for ultrasound-based risk stratification system to identify thyroid nodules that warrant biopsy

Study finds direct link between birth outcomes and placental oxygen transport

Study finds direct link between birth outcomes and placental oxygen transport

FOI technique found to be effective in detecting joint inflammation in children

FOI technique found to be effective in detecting joint inflammation in children

Hybrid molecular imaging system detects vulnerable arterial plaques in earliest stages

Hybrid molecular imaging system detects vulnerable arterial plaques in earliest stages

Study finds link between breastfeeding duration, maternal obesity and NAFLD in adolescents

Study finds link between breastfeeding duration, maternal obesity and NAFLD in adolescents

Face recognition abilities apparent in fetuses

Face recognition abilities apparent in fetuses

Study disrupts conventional wisdom that uterine fibroids cause miscarriages

Study disrupts conventional wisdom that uterine fibroids cause miscarriages

Drinking few cups of coffee or tea may protect against liver fibrosis, study finds

Drinking few cups of coffee or tea may protect against liver fibrosis, study finds

Diabetes medication can protect against cardiac stiffening in obese female mice

Diabetes medication can protect against cardiac stiffening in obese female mice

New handheld tissue scanner allows looking under the skin of psoriasis patients

New handheld tissue scanner allows looking under the skin of psoriasis patients

Review: Medical image denoising using machine learning techniques for better diagnostic accuracy

Review: Medical image denoising using machine learning techniques for better diagnostic accuracy

Interpretation of initial ED ultrasound by radiologist reduces follow-up imaging

Interpretation of initial ED ultrasound by radiologist reduces follow-up imaging

Pitt scientists discover genes responsible for severe congenital heart disease

Pitt scientists discover genes responsible for severe congenital heart disease

Researchers develop simple, flexible technique for early cancer diagnosis

Researchers develop simple, flexible technique for early cancer diagnosis

Researchers develop new imaging technique to ensure complete removal of tumor during surgery

Researchers develop new imaging technique to ensure complete removal of tumor during surgery