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Ultrasound in Georgia

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Ultrasound imaging, also called ultrasound scanning or sonography, involves exposing part of the body to high-frequency sound waves to produce pictures of the inside of the body.

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Ultrasound in Georgia

  1. 1. MEDCROSS IMAGING LLC ULTRASOUD SERVICES www.medcrossimagingllc.com
  2. 2. INDEX MedCross Imaging - Ultrasound What Happens During an Ultrasound Preparing For an Ultrasound Results of Your Ultrasound A Vascular Screening Ultrasound www.medcrossimagingllc.com
  3. 3. Ultrasound www.medcrossimagingllc.com
  4. 4. Ultrasound imaging, also called ultrasound scanning or sonography, involves exposing part of the body to high-frequency sound waves to produce pictures of the inside of the body. www.medcrossimagingllc.com
  5. 5. What Happens During an Ultrasound www.medcrossimagingllc.com
  6. 6. For most ultrasound exams, the patient is positioned lying face-up on an examination table that can be tilted or moved. A clear gel is applied to the area of the body being studied to help the transducer make secure contact with the body and eliminate air pockets between the transducer and the skin. www.medcrossimagingllc.com
  7. 7. General Abdominal Aorta Biophysical profile Breast Ultrasound Hysterosonogram Obstetric Pelvic with transvaginal Renal/bladder Testicular Thyroid www.medcrossimagingllc.com
  8. 8. Preparing For an Ultrasound www.medcrossimagingllc.com
  9. 9. You should wear comfortable, loose-fitting clothing for your ultrasound exam. You will need to remove all clothing and jewelry in the area to be examined. You may be asked to wear a gown during the procedure. www.medcrossimagingllc.com
  10. 10. Water prep for Ultrasound - Pelvis or OB ultrasound - Renal ultrasound www.medcrossimagingllc.com
  11. 11. Results of Your Ultrasound www.medcrossimagingllc.com
  12. 12. Images from the ultrasound exam are reviewed and interpreted by a MedCross radiologist, who will dictate a report, which is transcribed and sent to the healthcare provider who ordered the exam. www.medcrossimagingllc.com
  13. 13. A Vascular Screening Ultrasound www.medcrossimagingllc.com
  14. 14. Abdominal Aorta Vascular Ultrasound screens for Aortic Aneurysm. Aortic aneurysm is a weakening in the wall of the aorta, which is the main artery in the chest and abdomen. www.medcrossimagingllc.com
  15. 15. Carotid Vascular Ultrasound looks at the arteries in the neck for Carotid Artery Disease. Carotid Artery Disease occurs when the carotid arteries, the main blood vessels that take blood to the brain, develop a buildup of plaque caused by hardening of the arteries. www.medcrossimagingllc.com
  16. 16. Leg Vascular Ultrasound looks for Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD). PAD is a condition in which plaque builds up along the walls of the arteries that carry blood to the arms and legs affecting blood circulation. www.medcrossimagingllc.com
  17. 17. For more information about ‘MedCross Imaging LLC’ visit us on http://medcrossimagingllc.com/ www.medcrossimagingllc.com
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Ultrasound imaging, also called ultrasound scanning or sonography, involves exposing part of the body to high-frequency sound waves to produce pictures of the inside of the body.

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