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Ultrasound is a pain-free, safe method used to obtain an image of the internal organs and is commonly used by Dr. Emma to detect problems with a woman’s reproductive system. They can also be used to view a growing fetus. The ultrasound uses sound waves conducted via a transducer. The transducer collects information when sound waves bounce back off of the organs and records these images in a computer. These images are then displayed on a monitor. Dr. Emma will use these real-time ultrasound images to assess the structure and movement of internal organs and the blood flow in vessels and arteries.
To begin the ultrasound procedure, Dr. Emma will apply a special gel to the woman’s abdomen. This gel acts as a conductor for the sound waves. Dr. Emma will then use the transducer to direct the sound waves through to the uterus. The sound waves bounce off bones and tissues. These returning waves are recorded by the transducer and then sent digitally back to the computer which generates black and white images of the organs or fetus.
There are quite a few types ultrasound exams used at the practice. However, they will all use the same basic sound wave technology. This include:
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