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Ultrasound uses sound waves to produce images. The sound waves are transmitted into your body from a small handpiece called an ultrasound probe. Some of these waves are reflected by different structures within your body and processed by the ultrasound machine to form pictures. These pictures are shown on a computer monitor and recorded.
Ultrasound has been around for about 60 years now and studies have shown that is a safe technique with no harmful side effects.
The following link is an excellent resource provided by The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists® for both Patients and Clinicians about radiology examinations. Please take the time to have a read of this before your examination:
Below is some more detailed information about what to expect during your exam and In Focus Ultrasound scans.
Depending on the type of examination you are having there may be some preparation involved. For specific preparation requirements click on the type of scan you are booked in for:
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We understand that medical procedures can sometimes be overwhelming, but please feel free to call our friendly staff to discuss any of your questions or concerns ahead of your appointment.
Please note that although we are happy to answer questions, you will need to discuss the results of your procedure directly with your referrer.