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Essentials of Abdominal Ultrasound


Enas Mahmoud Foda

Ain Shams University

Abdominal ultrasound is a bedside diagnostic tool that helps to discover many abdominal problems. It is a safe and painless procedure that has proven extremely useful for patient workup and diagnosis. This book illustrates the use of ultrasound for all the various organs of the abdomen. Each chapter covers a different organ and presents the latest knowledge and techniques of imaging. The content contained within is relevant across many specialties, including radiology and internal medicine, and is useful for physicians and medical residents and students alike.

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Essentials of Abdominal UltrasoundEdited by Samia Ali Abdo Gamie

Published: October 2nd 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.73848

ISBN: 978-1-78984-212-8

Print ISBN: 978-1-78984-211-1

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-78984-744-4

Copyright year: 2019

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1. Introductory Chapter: Common Pitfalls and How to Overcome

By Samia Ali Abdo Gamie


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2. The Influence of Ultrasound Equipment Knobology in Abdominal Sonography

By Yaw Amo Wiafe and Augustina Badu-Peprah


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3. Liver Ultrasound Abnormalities in Alcohol Use Disorder

By Daniel Fuster, Xavier Garcia-Calvo, Paola Zuluaga, Inmaculada Rivas, Arantza Sanvisens, Jordi Tor and Robert Muga


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4. The Kidney

By Ercan Ayaz


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5. Ultrasound of the Kidneys: Application of Doppler and Elastography

By Moawia Gameraddin


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6. High-Frequency Ultrasound Imaging of the Intestine in Normal Subjects and Patients with Intestinal Parasites

By Philip C. Njemanze, Josephine T. Njemanze, Clara C. Ofoegbu, Chinwendu C. Darlington, Esther Nneke, Ijeoma A. Onweni, Uchechi V. Ejiogu, Chinenye U. Mgbenu, Nneoma E. Ukeje, Anthonia C. Amadi and Doris C. Amaefule


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