Medicine - Course - Ultrasound in Gynecology

  • Course Code: OBGY908
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: (1Lec,2Cln)
  • Course Type:  Major Core (MC)

Course Description

Physics and bioeffects. Physical properties of ultrasound and its interaction with tissues. Biological effects of ultrasound, Artifacts in imaging,Transducers,Pulse-echo imaging and signal processing, Measurements. Image recording and storing. Scanning techniques. Doppler systems, Tissue harmonic imaging, Embryology and teratology, and genetics, Maternal conditions affecting the fetus. The fetus, The placenta, Early pregnancy, Normal obstertric ultrasound examination. Gestional age. Fetal growth. Fetal activity. Amniotic fluid. Cervix.Associated gynecological conditions. Diagnosis of fetal anomalies ,Ultrasound guided fetal diagnostic techniques, and fetal therapeutics. Follicular scanning. Gynecologic uterus, Adnexeal ultrasound. Report writing.