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Ultrasound

Ultrasound is also called Sonography or Diagnostic Medical Sonography. It is an imaging method that uses high-frequency sound waves to produce images of structures within your body. Most ultrasound examinations are done using a sonar device outside your body, though some ultrasound examinations involve placing a device inside your body.

Ultrasound is recommended depending on the symptoms and for:

  • The assessment of a breast lump
  • The assessment of the foetus inside the uterus during pregnancy
  • The evaluation of the thyroid gland
  • The diagnosis of cancer
  • The diagnosis of infections
  • The diagnosis of a gallbladder disease
  • Assessing abnormalities of muscles and tendons

How to prepare:

Most of the times, no special preparation is required and it depends on which area of your body needs to be examined.

Gallbladder Examination: Avoid eating and drinking for up to 6 hours before the test.

Pelvic Ultrasound: Drink lots of water and do not urinate before the scan is performed, which allows for the better visualisation of the uterus, ovaries or the prostate.

For Ultrasound scan appointments, please contact us at 044-26448989 / 044-26440519 / +91-75500 53335