Examen de ultrasonido Dúplex/doppler

El examen de ultrasonido dúplex/doppler examina el flujo sanguíneo en las principales arterias y venas en los brazos y las piernas. El examen utiliza ultrasonografía dúplex para visualizar el flujo sanguíneo y la ultrasonografía doppler constituye un medio audio para escuchar el flujo sanguíneo. Este examen se realiza como alternativa a la arteriografía y venografía y puede ayudar a diagnosticar anomalías en una arteria o vena.Examen de ultrasonido Dúplex/doppler

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Last reviewed 5/28/2012 by David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc.

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