Definition of ultrasonography in English:

ultrasonography

Syllabification: ul·tra·so·nog·ra·phy
Pronunciation: /ˌəltrəsəˈnägrəfē
 
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noun

Medicine
  • A technique using echoes of ultrasound pulses to delineate objects or areas of different density in the body.
    More example sentences
    • For each patient we compared the results of ultrasonography alone, ultrasonography with plain radiography, and intravenous urography.
    • If the area is not palpable, diagnostic mammography and ultrasonography should be performed.
    • They can be treated by percutaneous drainage guided by ultrasonography or computed tomography if the pancreatic injury was minor.

Derivatives

ultrasonographic

Pronunciation: /əltrəˌsänəˈgrafik, -ˌsōnə-/
adjective
More example sentences
  • Multiple ultrasonographic examinations in late pregnancy have been reported to improve predictions but have significant costs.
  • Physicians who are learning or reviewing ultrasonographic findings in the fetus will discover an array of beautifully detailed images demonstrating important anatomic points.
  • The authors conclude that all four of the formulas currently used in clinical practice provide valid estimates of true birth weight when ultrasonographic measurements are taken at term.

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