Abdominal ultrasound examination

Abdominal ultrasound examination

M406/0087 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 23.7MB

Downloadable file size: 1.5MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator



Caption: Young man receiving an abdominal ultrasound scan. Ultrasonography is used to investigate a number of abdominal organs, notably the kidneys, urinary bladder, liver and pancreas. Here, an image of the patient's abdominal anatomy appears on the screen as the operator holds the scanner's transducer against the skin. The transducer emits high- frequency sound waves in short pulses & acts as a receiver for returning echoes, which occur when the ultrasound pulse encounters the interface between two tissue types. The technique is useful in distinguishing between renal solid tumours & fluid-filled cysts.

Release details: Model release not available. Property release not required.

Keywords: abdomen, abdominal ultrasonography, diagnostic, diagnostics, equipment, healthcare, medical, medicine, scanner, technique, ultrasound scan, ultrasound scanning

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.