Ultrasound, Liver and Biliary System

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General

Synonym/Acronym:
Gallbladder ultrasound, liver ultrasound, hepatobiliary sonography.

Common Use:
To visualize and assess liver and gallbladder structure and function, assist in obtaining a biopsy, and diagnose disorders such as gallstones, cancer, tumors, cysts, and bleeding. Also used to evaluate the effectiveness of therapeutic interventions.

Area Of Application:
Liver, gallbladder, bile ducts.

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