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How to prepare for an ultrasound examination?

Dr Amit Chakraborty, June 2023 How to prepare for an ultrasound examination? Ultrasound examinations are non-invasive, safe, and painless medical procedures that use high-frequency sound waves to produce images of the internal body. Here are some steps to help prepare for an ultrasound examination: 1. Drink plenty of water: For most abdominal ultrasound exams, you …

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Radiation exposure in medical imaging

Dr Amit Chakraborty, June 2023 Radiation exposure in medical imaging Radiation exposure is a serious concern in diagnostic imaging procedures, such as X-rays, CT scans, and mammography. While these procedures are valuable diagnostic tools, they also expose patients to ionizing radiation, which can potentially cause harm. Therefore, it is important to understand the risks involved …

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Advantages of 3D and 4D Ultrasound in Pregnancy

Dr Amit Chakraborty, June 2023 Advantages of 3D and 4D Ultrasound in Pregnancy Ultrasound technology has been a great developmental milestone in the field of medicine, and it has been a great tool for prenatal care. In pregnancies, expectant mothers can have one or more ultrasounds, which are usually done for medical reasons to assess …

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The role of imaging in detecting silent diseases early

Dr Amit Chakraborty, June 2023 The role of imaging in detecting silent diseases early Imaging is a crucial tool in modern medicine, enabling doctors to detect and diagnose diseases in a non-invasive way, without the need for painful procedures or exploratory surgeries. One of the great advantages of imaging is that it can identify silent …

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A Comprehensive Guide to X-rays and How They Work

A Comprehensive Guide to X-rays and How They Work

Dr Amit Chakraborty, Jan 2023 A Comprehensive Guide to X-rays and How They Work X-ray is a type of electromagnetic radiation which has a wavelength much shorter than that of light. Electromagnetic waves that have shorter wavelengths than light have more penetrating power. Light waves cannot penetrate the skin and therefore is unable to show …

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