WHY WOULD I NEED ULTRASOUND IMAGING?
In Alberta and Saskatchewan, our ultrasound exams use high frequency sound waves transmitted through a transducer (probe) to examine the organs, tissues, and blood vessels of the body.
Ultrasound is a safe and fast diagnostic imaging exam that examines the structures of your body for abnormalities that could be associated with your symptoms or physical condition, without the use of radiation or contrast dye.
Read the following articles to learn more about ultrasound:
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