Color Atlas of Ultrasound Anatomy (Flexibook) by Berthold Block

By Berthold Block

This outstanding pocket consultant allows you to clutch the relationship among three-d organ structures and their two-dimensional illustration in ultrasound imaging. via dynamic illustrations and clarifying textual content, it permits you to:

- realize, identify, and expectantly find all organs, landmarks, and anatomical information of the abdomen

-Examine all normal planes, together with transverse and longitudinal scans for areas of sonographic curiosity (including the thyroid gland)

- comprehend topographic relationships of organs and buildings in all 3 spatial planes

This useful textual content is perfect for the newbie, delivering a quick orientation to all key themes. It includes:

- Over 250 totally categorised photo quartets, every one displaying: the popular situation of the transducer at the physique; the ensuing photo; a classified drawing of the picture, keyed to anatomic buildings; and a small 3D drawing displaying the site of the scanning aircraft within the organ.

- physique markers with info on transducer dealing with and positioning for every sonogram

- Over 250 ideas of thumb and key concepts

- All appropriate landmarks, measurable parameters, and general values

Packed with attractive portraits and distinctive textual content, this can be the basic source that any one considering ultrasound radiography wishes.

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Usage subject to terms and conditions of license. Renal Artery and Vein in Longitudinal Sections 40 21 7 18 5 15 3 1 The left renal vein runs between the aorta and superior mesenteric artery, where it is subject to physiologic compression. 21 24 19 17 15 8 17 90 The section of the right renal artery can be identified between the aorta and vena cava. Just above the renal artery are the left renal vein and a longitudinal section of the superior mesenteric vein. Block, Color Atlas of Ultrasound Anatomy © 2004 Thieme All rights reserved.

Hepatic Artery in Longitudinal Sections 70 40 19 20 15 4 8 90 A longitudinal scan between the aorta and vena cava typically displays sections of four vessels: the hepatic artery, venous confluence, left renal vein, and right renal artery. 41 4 17 20 10 8 96 A longitudinal scan over the vena cava displays four typical vascular sections: the vena cava, portal vein, hepatic artery, and renal artery. Block, Color Atlas of Ultrasound Anatomy © 2004 Thieme All rights reserved. Usage subject to terms and conditions of license.

Block, Color Atlas of Ultrasound Anatomy © 2004 Thieme All rights reserved. Usage subject to terms and conditions of license. 35 Vessels 36 21 Iliac vessels 22 Iliac vessels Block, Color Atlas of Ultrasound Anatomy © 2004 Thieme All rights reserved. Usage subject to terms and conditions of license. Aorta and Vena Cava in Infrarenal Transverse Sections 2 2 16 16 90 In serial transverse scans down the iliac vessels, the sections of the vessels are seen to move laterally and posteriorly. 2 16 2 16 90 The iliac vessels are more difficult to scan at lower levels due to intervening bowel gas.

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