Ultrasound of the parathyroid glands is a method of non-invasive examination based on the ability of tissues to reflect ultrasound waves with their subsequent fixation with special equipment. Allows you to evaluate their location, size, degree of development and internal structure of the parathyroid glands. The technique is used in the diagnosis of anomalies of structure and location, as well as to confirm the increased size of organs and formations of various nature in the composition of glands. It is assigned to assess blood flow in nearby vessels. The procedure can be performed in combination with a thyroid examination. The cost is affected by the complexity of the study, the use of vascular regimen.
Author: Artur Kh.
General Practitioner. Work experience in medicine - 7 years. I consider it necessary to constantly educate myself and improve my skills, I adhere to the principles of evidence-based medicine in my work, I am guided by the well-known rule "Do no harm". My credo in life is "If you want to do something well, do it yourself."