Arterial Ultrasound in the Abdomen

by Cassling on Dec 6, 2018

This presentation reviews the ultrasound examination of the abdominal arterial vascular system, with a focus on the aorto-iliac vessels, the mesenteric system and the renal vasculature. Ultrasound findings pertaining to normal vessels, collateral pathways, surgical grafts and endovascular interventions are presented. Waveform characteristics for the abdominal vessels are defined as are current diagnostic criteria. Specific case examples demonstrate some of the pathology encountered during an arterial ultrasound examination in the abdomen.

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