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How do I know if I need a transesophageal echocardiography?

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Dr. Gutti Rao
Internal Medicine - Hospital-based practice

In brief: TEE

Transesophageal echocardiogram is modality where ultrasound equipped probe is introduced in the esophagus to get a better view of the valvular anatomy of the heart, looking for specifically vegetations/emboli.

In brief: TEE

Transesophageal echocardiogram is modality where ultrasound equipped probe is introduced in the esophagus to get a better view of the valvular anatomy of the heart, looking for specifically vegetations/emboli.
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao
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