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The visualization of deep structures of the body by recording the reflections or echoes of ultrasonic pulses directed into the tissues. Use of ultrasound for imaging or diagnostic purposes employs frequencies ranging from 1.6 to 10 megahertz.

Year introduced: 1991

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Tree Number(s): E01.370.350.850

MeSH Unique ID: D014463

Entry Terms:

  • Echography
  • Ultrasound Imaging
  • Imaging, Ultrasound
  • Imagings, Ultrasound
  • Ultrasound Imagings
  • Ultrasonic Imaging
  • Imaging, Ultrasonic
  • Sonography, Medical
  • Medical Sonography
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound
  • Diagnostic Ultrasounds
  • Ultrasound, Diagnostic
  • Ultrasounds, Diagnostic
  • Echotomography
  • Diagnosis, Ultrasonic
  • Diagnoses, Ultrasonic
  • Ultrasonic Diagnoses
  • Ultrasonic Diagnosis
  • Echotomography, Computer
  • Computer Echotomography
  • Tomography, Ultrasonic
  • Ultrasonic Tomography

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