Tag: "sonography" at medical news
Early Detection Of Facial Abnormalities in a Fetus
...e than a sonogram. The detection rates when using sonography
for cleft lip and palate are somewhere between 16 ...nclusive prenatal evaluation of the upper lip than sonography
alone. They also found soft palate defects, which are often difficult to see on sonography, were abl...
India’s smallest premature baby brings immense joy to Indian parent
...ntry. Sangeeta started bleeding profusely and the sonography
reports reflected a lack of the amniotic fluid. Following delivery, the baby was found to have breathing, digestion and heart complications. "Still we requested the doctor to take risk of premature delivery, as the baby was live. There was no hope f...
Bronchiolo-alveolar Carcinoma Shows Sonographic Pattern Of Pneumonia
...‘pneumonia’ as demonstrated by conventional B-mode sonography
as well as color Doppler sonogrphy....
Female Foeticide Practiced More By Educated People
...ram Anklesaria has revealed that the ultrasound or sonography
tests are being conducted by unqualified people also in this country. The value of girl children is however realized by educated people in states like Tamil Nadu and Kerala. Since the enactment of legislation in 1996 seeking to bar pre-natal tests...
Female Foeticide Continues To Be On Rise In India
...ieties of India (FOGSI): "The use of ultrasound or sonography
is not being done just by medical professionals specialised in these techniques but also by those not so highly qualified." Sex determination tests was not an urban phenomenon any more with ultrasound technology available in many rural areas. A...
CE Sonography Score Over Others in Blunt Abdominal Trauma Assessment
...t abdominal trauma revealed that contrast-enhanced sonography
proved to have a high //diagnostic value than the ... diagnostic value of contrast-enhanced sonography, sonography
and CT in the assessment of blunt abdominal trauma and concluded that CE sonography
proved more usef...
New Tool Found to be Effective in Assessing Blunt Abdominal Trauma
According to a new study, contrast-enhanced sonography
compared with sonography
and CT proves to be a useful tool in the assessment of blunt abdominal trauma.// Massimo Valentino,...
Metallic and Glass Objects Retreived from Women's Stomach
...er a complete check up the hospital prescribed her sonography
test to diagnose the problem. Astonishingly the test revealed objects like iron nails, coins, locks, magnets, bangles in her stomach," K.C. Gupta, a senior surgeon at the hospital said. "We decided to go for a surgery after consulting with her rela...
Madhya Pradesh Doctors Remove 15-yr-old Dead Foetus
...k and she was taken to the district hospital where sonography
and other tests revealed that she was carrying a dead foetus. Ultimately, she was successfully operated upon with her uterus being removed as a precautionary measure leaving the doctors astounded that the 15-year-old dead foetus did not cause any i...
Using Contrast Enhanced Sonography Improves Diagnosis of Liver and Spleen Injuries
shows liver and spleen injuries better than non-co...liver, spleen or renal injuries. Contrast-enhanced sonography
depicted 20 (91%) of the 22 injuries while non-contrast-enhanced sonography
revealed 11 (50%). “The...
Ultrasound Technology - Boon or a Bane?
...ics, in their replies, highlighted the benefits of sonography
and what a boon it has been to mankind. The mai...tes the strong correlation between availability of sonography
centres and decline in child sex ratio during 1991-2001. Demographer Ashish Bose had said: "The u...
Madhya Pradesh Gets Tough on Sex Determination Tests
...Pradesh government has directed that cases against sonography
centres - misused by people// who want sons - can ...he PNDT state supervisory board that cases against sonography
centres for sex determination tests should be registered straight in court so that erring institutio...
Follicle Count Test as Good as Hormone Tests in Predicting Ovarian Response
...d that Follicle count test done using Transvaginal sonography
is as good at predicting ovarian response as other...icles about 2-10 mm in diameter, with transvaginal sonography
(ultrasound). Kwee compared the follicle count with ovarian volume with the results from ovarian r...
Cheaper and Quicker Alternative to Ovarian Reserve Tests
...icles about 2-10 mm in diameter, with transvaginal sonography
(ultrasound). Kwee compared the follicle count with ovarian volume with the results from ovarian reserve endocrine tests. It was seen that the antral follicle count was an effective predictor of the number of eggs the patient would ultimately pr...
Alcohol Injections to Tolerate Mortons Neuroma
...oming totally pain free. Thirty patients underwent sonography
at six months after the last injection and showed a 30% decrease in the size of the neuroma. Surprisingly, most patients maintain innervation to the toes despite the alcohol ablation, said Dr. Connell. This means that they dont have the permanent n...
Dynamic Sonography Accurate in Diagnosing Muscle Tears
is useful in the diagnosis, management and follow-...ith muscular trauma in the thigh and calf. Dynamic sonography
of both the affected and contralateral normal part was performed. Ultrasound is a rapid and radiatio...