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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
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
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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Data were included from 40 studies with 5,123 patients, which compared the accuracy of physical examination, computed tomography (CT), sonography of the optic nerve sheath diameter (ONSD), and transcranial Doppler pulsatility index (TCD-PI).
"Since 2009, 152 decoy operations, including 11 this year, had been carried out in a crackdown on sonography centres.
Trans-vaginal sonography may be used initially in the detection of endometrial polyps and other uterine pathology.5 However, polyps may be better visualised during saline infusion sono-hysterography (SIS), in which saline is used to distend the uterine cavity to readily reveal polyps as smoothly margined focal lesions that protrude into the endometrial cavity.
Anatomical defects of tube can be identified by grey scale sonography and saline/contrast sonosalpingography.
Wright is a graduate of the Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program at Hillyard Technical Center in Saint Joseph, Missouri, and earned her certification as a Registered Vascular Technologist through the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography.
TULSA Tulsa Community College's Diagnostic Medical Sonography program was awarded a third accreditation in a focused area of study.
(2,3) Rapid diagnosis and treatment are vital, leading to the development of focused assessment with sonography in trauma (FAST) in 1997, which reached worldwide importance through its incorporation into algorithms of Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS).
The Woman's Hospital of Texas specialised services include mammography, obstetric sonography, gynecological sonography, computed tomography and neonatal imaging.
Our aim was to explore the neuroimaging characteristics of transcranial sonography (TCS) of patients with PD and those with PD with dementia (PDD).
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.