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Nuchal Translucency Test

What is Nuchal Translucency? The developing baby has a layer of fluid between the skin and the underlying soft tissues on the back of its body. A measurement of the thickness of this layer, which is translucent on ultrasound, is performed at the region of the neck and is called the nuchal translucency measurement. There […]

Pregnancy Ultrasound

Who will perform the scan? Your examination or scan will be performed by either a Radiologist (a highly trained specialist doctor) or a sonographer (a specially trained technologist). Because the examiner is interpreting moving images on a screen a high degree of concentration is required to obtain accurate information. Therefore, in most circumstances except obstetric […]

Female Pelvic Ultrasound

Who will perform the scan? Your examination or scan will be performed by either a Radiologist (a highly trained specialist doctor) or a sonographer (a specially trained technologist). Because the examiner is interpreting moving images on a screen a high degree of concentration is required to obtain accurate information. Therefore, in most circumstances except obstetric […]

General, Musculoskeletal and Vascular Ultrasound

Indications for Ultrasound Ultrasound can be used to image many areas of the body including the pelvis and abdomen, the musculoskeletal system, the breast, the male reproductive system, the kidney, the thyroid, and salivary glands, the gall bladder, the pancreas and the developing fetus. Who will perform the scan? Your examination or scan will be […]