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Introduction: Echocardiography

Description of Echocardiography

Echocardiography: A procedure utilizing ultrasonic waves to study the heart and its motion for diagnostic purposes.

Echocardiography: A procedure that uses ultrasonic waves directed over the chest wall to obtain a graphic record of the heart's position, motion of the walls, or internal parts such as the valves.
Source: National Institute of Health

Echocardiography: An image of the heart produced by ultrasonography.
Source: Diseases Database

Echocardiography: ultrasonic recording of the size, motion, and composition of the heart and surrounding tissues; the standard approach is transthoracic.
Source: CRISP

Echocardiography: Ultrasonic recording of the size, motion, and composition of the heart and surrounding tissues. The standard approach is transthoracic.
Source: MeSH 2007

Echocardiography: Related Topics

These medical condition or symptom topics may be relevant to medical information for Echocardiography:

Echocardiography and Medical tests

Echocardiography (medical test): See Echocardiography (test information).

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Terms associated with Echocardiography:

Terms Similar to Echocardiography:

  • Echocardiography, Contrast
  • Echocardiography, Cross-Sectional
  • Echocardiography, M-Mode
  • Echocardiography, Transthoracic
  • Echocardiography, Two-Dimensional
  • Transthoracic Echocardiography

Source - MeSH 2007

More specific terms for Echocardiography:

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Echocardiography

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

Other terms that may be related to Echocardiography:

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Echocardiography

The following list attempts to classify Echocardiography into categories where each line is subset of the next.

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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