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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vance Harris
36 years experience in Family Medicine
Doppler ultrasound: A doppler ultrasound uses sound waves to measure flow through vessels. When blood goes through a vessel it changes the sound waves in a way that will ... Read More
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Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
27 years experience in Family Medicine
US: Yes, if clinically and medically indicated.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Korona
32 years experience in Interventional Radiology
Checks: Blood vessels of the brain for narrowing or other problems.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paxton Daniel
38 years experience in Radiology
Costs vary: I don't know what you are having a doppler ultrasound of but, in general, you can call and get prices from hospital and imaging centers in the area in ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Korona
32 years experience in Interventional Radiology
See : Radiologyinfo.Org and wiki.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
46 years experience in Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Doppler ultrasound: A doppler ultrasound is used to measure flow. It uses sound waves and doesn't hurt the fetus at all.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not necessary: A doppler ultrasound is a painless exam. There should be no need for an anxiolytic medication. If you have a condition that will cause you to have u ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
20 years experience in Hospital-based practice
Injection? Definity?: What injection did they give you during the ultrasound? Was it a contrast injection of agitated saline or Definity? I'm not sure who / why you expecte ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce J. Stringer
46 years experience in Radiology
Not unless....: Unless the sonographer is really strong and was pushing on the leg really hard there is no way a doppler sono can cause the leg harm. Back in the earl ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter H'doubler
39 years experience in Vascular Surgery
Together=Duplex: Doppler involves the use of reflected sound waves to evaluate the flow of blood in vessels. Vascular ultrasound evaluates the structure and architect ... Read More
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