Abdominal ultrasound and retroperitoneal space includes examination of hollow and parenchymal organs located intraperitoneally (liver, gallbladder, spleen) and retroperitoneally (pancreas, kidneys, adrenal glands). With the help of echography, it is possible to determine the location, shape and size of organs, assess their density and structure, identify diffuse changes, focal formations and pathological inclusions, functional disorders, free fluid in the abdominal cavity. In most cases, the study requires preliminary preparation.  Abdominal ultrasound and retroperitoneal space is widely used as a navigation method for puncture biopsy of organs and drainage of the abdominal cavity.

ultrasound of the liver

Ultrasound of the Liver

Ultrasound of the liver is a diagnostic study that visualizes the structure of the liver, hepatic vessels, gallbladder, bile ducts. It is used as part of a comprehensive diagnosis, reveals signs of hepatitis, steatohepatosis, liver cirrhosis, cholelithiasis, Budd-Chiari disease, liver metastases and neoplasms. There are several options for the procedure: liver ultrasound, liver ultrasound +…

adrenal gland ultrasound

Adrenal Gland Ultrasound

Adrenal gland ultrasound is a diagnostic method that visualizes paired adrenal glands: their size, location, tissue structure, contour features, the presence of tumor and other formations. The study is informative in the diagnosis of cancer, aldosteromas, adenomas, cysts, hyperplasia. The procedure is carried out through lateral and anterior accesses. The main ultrasound mode is two-dimensional…

gallbladder ultrasound

Gallbladder Ultrasound

Gallbladder ultrasound helps to diagnose cholangitis, cholecystitis, dyskinesia of the gallbladder and biliary tract, gallstone disease, parasitic diseases, developmental abnormalities (agenesis, dysplasia, diverticula of the gallbladder, atresia of the bile ducts, etc.). During the study, the size of the organ, the thickness of its walls, the consistency of the contents, the architectonics of extrahepatic bile…

abdominal ultrasound

Abdominal Ultrasound

Abdominal ultrasound is a complex diagnostic procedure in which the liver, gallbladder and its ducts, pancreas, spleen, vessels are visualized. The study makes it possible to identify neoplasms, inflammatory diseases, concretions, cysts, and the consequences of injuries. It is performed in B-mode, additionally, Doppler ultrasound of blood vessels is performed. Together with ultrasound of the abdominal organs,…