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Descriptor English: Ultrasonography
Descriptor Spanish: Ultrasonografía
Descriptor Portuguese: Ultrassonografia
Descriptor French: Échographie
Entry term(s): Computer Echotomography
Diagnoses, Ultrasonic
Diagnosis, Ultrasonic
Diagnostic Ultrasound
Diagnostic Ultrasounds
Echography
Echotomography
Echotomography, Computer
Imaging, Ultrasonic
Imaging, Ultrasonographic
Imaging, Ultrasound
Imagings, Ultrasonographic
Imagings, Ultrasound
Medical Sonography
Sonography, Medical
Tomography, Ultrasonic
Ultrasonic Diagnoses
Ultrasonic Diagnosis
Ultrasonic Imaging
Ultrasonic Tomography
Ultrasonographic Imaging
Ultrasonographic Imagings
Ultrasound Imaging
Ultrasound, Diagnostic
Ultrasounds, Diagnostic
Tree number(s): E01.370.350.850
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014463
Scope note: The visualization of deep structures of the body by recording the reflections or echoes of ultrasonic pulses directed into the tissues. Use of ultrasound for imaging or diagnostic purposes employs frequencies ranging from 1.6 to 10 megahertz.
Annotation: IM general only; coordinate NIM with anatomical term or disease term ‌/‌diag ‌image; note many specific ultrasonographic techniques are available
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
DE drug effects
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
RE radiation effects
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Public MeSH Note: 91; was ULTRASONIC DIAGNOSIS 1985-90
Online Note: use ULTRASONOGRAPHY to search ULTRASONIC DIAGNOSIS 1985-90; use ULTRASONICS/DU to search DIAGNOSIS, ULTRASONIC 1974-84
History Note: 91; was ULTRASONIC DIAGNOSIS 1985-90; was DIAGNOSIS, ULTRASONIC (NON MESH) 1974-84
Entry Version: ULTRASONOGR
Related: Anatomy, Cross-Sectional MeSH
DeCS ID: 29304
Unique ID: D014463
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1985/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2019/07/08
Ultrasonography - Preferred
Concept UI M0022235
Scope note The visualization of deep structures of the body by recording the reflections or echoes of ultrasonic pulses directed into the tissues. Use of ultrasound for imaging or diagnostic purposes employs frequencies ranging from 1.6 to 10 megahertz.
Preferred term Ultrasonography
Entry term(s) Diagnostic Ultrasound
Diagnostic Ultrasounds
Echography
Echotomography
Imaging, Ultrasonic
Imaging, Ultrasonographic
Imaging, Ultrasound
Imagings, Ultrasonographic
Imagings, Ultrasound
Medical Sonography
Sonography, Medical
Ultrasonic Imaging
Ultrasonographic Imaging
Ultrasonographic Imagings
Ultrasound Imaging
Ultrasound, Diagnostic
Ultrasounds, Diagnostic
Diagnosis, Ultrasonic - Narrower
Concept UI M0022236
Preferred term Diagnosis, Ultrasonic
Entry term(s) Diagnoses, Ultrasonic
Ultrasonic Diagnoses
Ultrasonic Diagnosis
Echotomography, Computer - Narrower
Concept UI M0022233
Preferred term Echotomography, Computer
Entry term(s) Computer Echotomography
Tomography, Ultrasonic - Narrower
Concept UI M0022234
Preferred term Tomography, Ultrasonic
Entry term(s) Ultrasonic Tomography



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