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so·nog·ra·phy

 (sə-nŏg′rə-fē)
n.
Ultrasonography.

sonography

(səˈnɒɡrəfɪ)
n
(Medicine) the medical diagnostic imaging technique used to see internal organs, muscles, etc
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Noun1.sonography - using the reflections of high-frequency sound waves to construct an image of a body organ (a sonogram)sonography - using the reflections of high-frequency sound waves to construct an image of a body organ (a sonogram); commonly used to observe fetal growth or study bodily organs
prenatal diagnosis - any of the diagnostic procedures used to determine whether a fetus has a genetic abnormality
tomography, imaging - (medicine) obtaining pictures of the interior of the body
A-scan ultrasonography - the use of ultrasonography to measure the length of the eyeball
B-scan ultrasonography - the use of ultrasonography to view structure in the back of the eye
Translations
sonografie

so·nog·ra·phy

n. sonografía. V.: ultrasonography.

sonography

V. ultrasonography.
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Our aim was to explore the neuroimaging characteristics of transcranial sonography (TCS) of patients with PD and those with PD with dementia (PDD).
The recognition of a mass in the eyeball was accomplished by both CT and sonography in all cases, and identification of lesion type was equal for both procedures.
Computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) are ancillary studies that can be helpful in characterizing breast masses when sonography is equivocal and in assessing the extent of metastatic disease or a primary tumor for surgical planning.
Sonography is the main diagnostic modality for the evaluation of thyroid nodules3.
There are many studies which clearly explain the role of gray scale sonography as an initial investigation of choice for evaluation of neck lymph nodes.
Considering the similarities between three-dimensional sonography and MRI in the diagnosis of uterine malformations, the relationship between the cavity and fundus being visualized with both techniques would be equivalent.
Objective: To analyze the application of transabdominal sonography and transvaginal sonography in early diagnosis of pregnancy and to provide a reference for the selection of diagnosis methods in clinic.
ScoreCards for Ob/Gyn Sonography: A Q&A Flashcard Study System for Ob/Gyn Sonography
Objective: To determine the diagnostic accuracy of Focused Assessment Sonography for Trauma (FAST) in patients having isolated gastrointestinal injury due to blunt abdominal trauma.
Patients were then further subdivided into two subgroups based on sonography size: A.
Because of the complexity and more expertise needed for placental assessment by 3D sonography, we used 2D sonography to study the association between placental volume, height, width and thickness, maternal and fetal placental surface area as well as UAD sonography with APO in a low-risk obstetric population.