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COLOR DOPPLER STUDIES COMMONLY ADVISED BY YOUR DOCTOR
1. Carotid & Vertebral artery Doppler
2. Peripheral arterial Color Doppler

--- lower limb
--- upper limb
3. Peripheral venous Color Doppler

--- lower limb
--- upper limb
4. Color Doppler of liver
5. Renal Doppler
6. Tumour vascularity
7. Obstetric Doppler
8. Male genital system
   Male infertility
9. Color Doppler of testes & scrotum
ULTRASOUND TESTS IN CHILLDREN
1. Neonatal & Infant brain imaging
2. Pediatric Head & Neck masses
3. Pediatric spinal canal
4. Pediatric chest
5. Pediatric liver & spleen
6. Pediatric kidney & adrenal glands
7. Pediatric liver & spleen
8. Pediatric pelvis
9. Pediatric hip
SOME REASONS FOR HAVING A COLOR DOPPLER STUDY
1. Symptoms of stroke
2. Bruit in neck
3. Dizziness
1. Symptoms of poor arterial circulation
2. Follow up after arterial graft
3. Aneurysms
4. Arteriovenous fistula
1. Signs of blood clot in leg veins
2. Deep venous thrombosis
3. DVT
4. Leg swelling
5. Arm swelling
6. Varicose veins
1. Cirrhosis
2. Liver mass
3. To check direction of blood flow
4. Hepatic vein thrombosis
1. Renal artery stenosis
2. Transplant kidney
3. Renal vein thrombosis
1. Uterine masses
2. Benign / malignant
3. Ovarian cancers
1. To assess blood supply to fetus & fetal well being
2. Fetal echocardiograpjy & color doppler
3. Ectopic pregnancy
4. Incomplete abortion / missed abortion
1. Penile Color doppler for impotence
- Arterial insufficiency
- Venous leak
1. Testicular tumour
2. Epididymo-orchitis
3. Testicular torsion
4. Varicocele
SOME REASONS FOR PEDIATRIC ULTRASOUND
1. Hydrocephalous(inreased head size)
2. Intracranial hemorrhage(fits,seizures)
3. Congenital brain malformations
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1. Tethered spinal cord
2. Hydromyelia,myelomeningocele,diastometmyelia
1. Abscess
2. Empyema
3. Cystic masses
4. Hyaline membrane disease
5. To detect endotracheal tube position
1. Neonatal jaundice
2. Cirrhosis
3. Liver tumours
4. Liver disease
5. Portal hypertension
1. Congenital anomalies of urinary tract
2. Hydronephrosis. 3.Renal cystic disease
4. Urinary tract infection. 5.Renal trauma
6. Medical renal disease
7. Renal & adrenal tumours
1. Hypertrophic pyloric stenosis
2. Intussusception
3. Appedicitis
4. Gastrointestinal tumour & cysts
5. Pancreatic pathologies
1. Ureters
2. Bladder. 3. Ovary
4. Uterus. 5. Vagina
6. Scrotum
7. Presacral masses
1. Dysplasia of hip
2. Hip joint effusion