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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.
Anti-impotence drug found to be ineffective at improving outcomes for IUGR pregnancies

Anti-impotence drug found to be ineffective at improving outcomes for IUGR pregnancies

Researchers develop molecular beacon to find hypoxic spots in real time

Researchers develop molecular beacon to find hypoxic spots in real time

Powerful clot-busting drugs reserved for selected patients with deep vein thrombosis

Powerful clot-busting drugs reserved for selected patients with deep vein thrombosis

Hand preference well defined at 18th week of gestation, study says

Hand preference well defined at 18th week of gestation, study says

New optical ultrasound needle could help visualize heart tissue during keyhole procedures

New optical ultrasound needle could help visualize heart tissue during keyhole procedures

New CSHL method pinpoints which prostate tumors pose fatal threat before surgery

New CSHL method pinpoints which prostate tumors pose fatal threat before surgery

Hackensack Meridian Health Bayshore Medical Center now offers MRI/ultrasound fusion biopsy

Hackensack Meridian Health Bayshore Medical Center now offers MRI/ultrasound fusion biopsy

Abbreviated breast MRI may be valuable cancer detection tool for women with dense breasts

Abbreviated breast MRI may be valuable cancer detection tool for women with dense breasts

IVF, ICSI pregnancies lead to increased risk of congenital heart defects in newborns

IVF, ICSI pregnancies lead to increased risk of congenital heart defects in newborns

Heart break could lead to severe and long term heart damage

Heart break could lead to severe and long term heart damage

Researchers use ultrasound technology to help amputees get greater control of prosthetics

Researchers use ultrasound technology to help amputees get greater control of prosthetics

ATS and JRS publish new guidelines for diagnosis and management of LAM

ATS and JRS publish new guidelines for diagnosis and management of LAM

Manganese dioxide could make preparation of micromotors more cost-effective

Manganese dioxide could make preparation of micromotors more cost-effective

UVA examines scalpel-free surgery's potential to help the body destroy breast cancer cells

UVA examines scalpel-free surgery's potential to help the body destroy breast cancer cells

Excess weight linked to higher degree of synovitis in RA patients

Excess weight linked to higher degree of synovitis in RA patients

DZHK studies to investigate non-invasive diagnosis of diastolic heart failure with the help of CMR

DZHK studies to investigate non-invasive diagnosis of diastolic heart failure with the help of CMR

Point-of-care ultrasound indispensable for treating patients in ICU

Point-of-care ultrasound indispensable for treating patients in ICU

Shear shock waves may explain why some head knocks cause more harm than others

Shear shock waves may explain why some head knocks cause more harm than others

Non-invasive diagnostic tool developed for early detection of ovarian cancer

Non-invasive diagnostic tool developed for early detection of ovarian cancer

Low-cost upgrade of 2D ultrasound machines into 3D imaging devices

Low-cost upgrade of 2D ultrasound machines into 3D imaging devices