Abdominal and thyroid USG
The USG examination is not invasive procedure with use of specific medical device- ultrasound machine. It gives a chance to see the image of cross section of an object in real time.
For the ultrasonography examination there are used sound waves with a frequency to high for a human ear, from 1 to 10 MHz. They are safe unlike the x-rays.
Abdominal USG gives possibility to view an image of parenchymal organs – liver, biliary tract, pancreas, spleen, kidneys and adrenal glands. It also allows to examine pelvic organs – bladder, reproductive system in case of women and prostate in case of men.
Thanks to this examination it is possible to find source of pain, or to discover abnormalities in size or shape of organs. The examination is painless and done with use of transducer on the surface of the stomach, after the application of special gel. The image is visible on a monitor connected to the transducer.