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8,343 Possible Causes for ultrasound

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    Ultrasound-guided peripheral nerve block has become increasingly more popular for pediatric patients because of high success rates and safety concerns.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The case presented was recognized early by confirmation of the thrombophlebitis of the internal jugular vein by ultrasound and treated by aggressive antimicrobial therapy[healio.com] We used ultrasound-guided interscalene brachial plexus block in an 18-month-old child with an acute upper respiratory infection who had a supracondylar fracture of the humerus[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Influenza

    Gestational age is determined by ultrasound at DISCUSSION: This study aims to generate evidence of the impact of influenza during pregnancy to inform decisions by Ministries[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acute Gastroenteritis

    The first episode of urinary retention lasted for 24 hours; radiological evaluation (Magnetic Resonance, cistography and renal ultrasound) did not find abnormality; it was[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] On the 9th day of admis-sion, an abdominal ultrasound confirmed an image compatible with appendicular inflammatory mass, so an open appendectomy was performed.[actapediatrica.com] Accuracy of Inferior Vena Cava Ultrasound for Predicting Dehydration in Children with Acute Diarrhea in Resource-Limited Settings.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Pharyngitis

    Further clinical work up included blood cultures revealing Fusobacterium varium bacteraemia, and CT and ultrasound imaging demonstrated thrombosis of the internal jugular[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] An ultrasound showed partial thrombosis of the right internal jugular vein and a lung CT scan revealed multiple septic embolic lesions.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Diagnosis of peritonsillar infections: a prospective study of ultrasound, computerized tomography and clinical diagnosis. J Laryngol Otol . 1999;113:229–32. 21.[aafp.org]

  • Urinary Tract Infection

    We report on a 4-week old child with massive unilateral adrenal hematoma discovered incidentally during a routine abdominal ultrasound scan for UTI.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In our case, urinary ultrasound scan have shown the presence of an ectopic kidney in this child.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] MATERIAL AND METHOD: We report a case of a 15-year old boy who was referred to our clinic with complaints of abdominal pain, and an ultrasound report of "absent right kidney[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Streptococcal Infection

    He died before doctors could conduct an ultrasound on his throat, which would have revealed the retropharyngeal abscess, which ruptured a blood vessel.[dailymail.co.uk] […] symptoms, he was sent home to recover a few days later Following his second admission to hospital after his condition worsened, doctors were making plans to give him an ultrasound[dailymail.co.uk]

  • Pneumonia

    Ultrasound of the chest : Ultrasound may be used if fluid surrounding the lungs is suspected.[radiologyinfo.org] Chest x-ray and abdominal ultrasound were also normal.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Often ultrasound is used to prevent complications from this procedure.[emedicinehealth.com]

  • Sinusitis

    Point-of-care ultrasound facilitated rapid diagnosis and initiation of treatment for a concerning and rare complication of sinusitis, confirmed by computed tomography scan[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Ultrasound: Another noninvasive diagnostic tool is ultrasound.[emedicinehealth.com] Tests may include CT scans and ultrasound .[emedicinehealth.com]

  • Appendicitis

    Of 528 children, 194 (36.7%) had diagnostic ultrasounds and 334 (63.3%) had nondiagnostic ultrasounds.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract The use of ultrasound to diagnose appendicitis in pediatric patients has been growing with the improvement of ultrasound technology and operator skills, but its utility[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract Ultrasound is the initial diagnostic modality of choice for evaluation of pediatric appendicitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Meningitis

    Ultrasound neck revealed saccular aneurysm measuring 4 x 3 cm, located in between common carotid arteries with an eccentric thrombus.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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