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A is for Aorta Ultrasound

Breaking down the Abdominal Aorta

The abdominal aorta for the purpose of ultrasound is classified by anatomical compartment below the diaphragm muscle.  After leaving the heart, the aorta is shaped like a curvaceous candy cane with lots of branches.   469 more words

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Avoid Further Rotator Cuff Injury With Ultrasound Assessment Exam

A rotator cuff injury is no laughing matter. In fact, it is one of the most painful and most crippling injuries that you can experience. It can drastically affect your mobility and therefore impede your productivity. 697 more words

Ultrasound

Nearly into the breech

What a 24 hours or so.

Yesterday, we had our 36 week appointment. Good blood pressure (me), good heartbeat (Bud); all was great until the midwife said the sentence which shattered my dreams: … 603 more words

Pregnancy

Pregnant? Learn about the Obstetrical Ultrasound

The obstetrical ultrasound is the application of sonography in pregnancy.

It allows the practitioner to view the baby inside the mother’s uterus (womb). It is useful in providing information about the health of the baby and the progression of the pregnancy. 405 more words

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This baby is at least 4kgs...

At the risk of oversharing, your Dad and I knew we wanted babies sometime after our European honeymoon. We were very lucky and fell the first month of trying. 366 more words

Baby

Congratulations on your New Career!

Congratulations! You’ve chosen a very rewarding career as a medical sonographer! You will help people, give them life-changing answers and much more. It’s a rewarding career, but also very profitable. 99 more words

The silence

Finding yourself in an EPU is not a cheerful experience. You’re there because something isn’t ‘normal’. Maybe you’ve had some spotting, maybe some cramping. Maybe both. 700 more words

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