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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.
Advanced imaging technology for prostate cancer could increase a man’s chances of survival

Advanced imaging technology for prostate cancer could increase a man’s chances of survival

Millions of stillbirths could be prevented using affordable and wearable sensor

Millions of stillbirths could be prevented using affordable and wearable sensor

Atrial fibrillation is common and incurable, but can be controlled

Atrial fibrillation is common and incurable, but can be controlled

Wearable motion sensors could potentially reduce stillbirths

Wearable motion sensors could potentially reduce stillbirths

Developing safe imaging tools to better identify the risk of preterm birth

Developing safe imaging tools to better identify the risk of preterm birth

Ultrasound-guided IV line insertion in children has higher success rates

Ultrasound-guided IV line insertion in children has higher success rates

Biomarkers reveal increase in thyroid cancer incidence among WTC responders

Biomarkers reveal increase in thyroid cancer incidence among WTC responders

Study shows how 'natural-killer' cells may help women avoid placental accreta

Study shows how 'natural-killer' cells may help women avoid placental accreta

Study finds worrisome increase in medical imaging during pregnancy

Study finds worrisome increase in medical imaging during pregnancy

Early neuroimaging essential for Zika-exposed infants

Early neuroimaging essential for Zika-exposed infants

Antenatal renal pelvis dilatation increases risk of hospital admissions in early childhood

Antenatal renal pelvis dilatation increases risk of hospital admissions in early childhood

Cancer Research UK Convergence Science Centre announces tumor liquefying microbubbles

Cancer Research UK Convergence Science Centre announces tumor liquefying microbubbles

Music found to be effective in reducing anxiety prior to anesthesia

Music found to be effective in reducing anxiety prior to anesthesia

Tumor tissue-freezing method may help more women with breast cancer in lower income countries

Tumor tissue-freezing method may help more women with breast cancer in lower income countries

Using machine learning algorithm to accurately diagnose breast cancer

Using machine learning algorithm to accurately diagnose breast cancer

New blood flow monitor has potential to save lives

New blood flow monitor has potential to save lives

Does genetic testing affect psychosocial health?

Does genetic testing affect psychosocial health?

Low-cost OCT scanner promises to bring vision-saving technology to underserved regions

Low-cost OCT scanner promises to bring vision-saving technology to underserved regions

New blood test offers more precise diagnostics of ovarian cancer

New blood test offers more precise diagnostics of ovarian cancer

Concordia researchers devise new technique to detect obstructions in artificial heart valves

Concordia researchers devise new technique to detect obstructions in artificial heart valves