Chapter 61: The Fetal Anterior Abdominal Wall
#1. amniotic band syndrome - rupture of the amnion that leads to entrapment or entanglement of the fetal parts by the “sticky” chorion #2. Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome - group of disorders having in ...
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Chapter 03: Essentials of Patient Care for the Sonographer
#1. Apnea - spontaneous breathing that stops for any reason #2. arrhythmia - any irregular heartbeat; also called dysrhythmia #3. body mechanics - the theory and practice of using the correct muscl...
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Chapter 52: Sonography and High-Risk Pregnancy
#1. anascara - severe generalized massive edema often seen with fetal hydrops #2. caudal regression syndrome - lack of development of the caudal spine and cord (may occur in the fetus of a diabetic ...
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Chapter 40: The Sonographic and Doppler Evaluation of the Female Pelvis
#1. adnexa - structure or tissue next to or near another related structure; the ovaries and the fallopian tubes are in the adnexa of the uterus #2. anteverted - tipped forward #3. arcuate vessels -...
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Chapter 33: Fetal Echocardiography: Beyond the Four Chambers
#1. atrioventricular node - area of specialized cardiac muscle that receives the cardiac impulse from the sinoatrial node and conducts it to the atrioventricular bundles #2. bicuspid aortic valve - ...
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Chapter 47: The Normal First Trimester
#1. amniotic cavity - cavity in which the fetus exists; it forms early in gestation and fills with amniotic fluid to protect the fetus #2. chorionic cavity - surrounds the amniotic cavity; the yolk ...
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Chapter 20: Emergent Abdominal Ultrasound Procedures
#1. focused assessment with sonography for trauma (FAST) - limited examination of the abdomen or pelvis to evaluate free fluid or pericardial fluid #2. hemoperitoneum - collection of bloody fluid in...
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Chapter 17: The Peritoneal Cavity and Abdominal Wall
#1. abscess - localized collection of pus #2. ascites - accumulation of serous fluid in the peritoneal cavity #3. gutters - most dependent areas in the flanks of the abdomen and pelvis where fluid ...
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Chapter 13: The Gastrointestinal Tract
#1. abscess - localized collection of pus surrounded by inflamed tissue #2. absorption - process of nutrient molecules passing through wall of intestine into blood or lymph system #3. alimentary tra...
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Chapter 01: Foundations of Sonography
#1. acoustic impedance - measure of a material’s resistance to the propagation of sound; expressed as the product of acoustic velocity of the medium and the density of the medium #2. amplitude - str...
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Chapter 05: Understanding Other Imaging Modalities
#1. contrast - the feature of a radiographic image that affects the ability to visualize detail and detect lesions #2. film/detector contrast - quality inherent in the film type and the processing t...
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Chapter 54: 3D and 4D Evaluation of Fetal Anomalies
#1. acquisition - method of collecting patient anatomy as a series of slices, which are then processed and stored for display as 3D volume data #2. automatic acquisition - method of collecting patie...
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Chapter 15: The Spleen
#1. accessory spleen (splenunculus) - results from failure of fusion of separate splenic masses forming on the dorsal mesogastrium; most commonly found in the splenic hilum or along the splenic vesse...
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Chapter 34: Fetal Echocardiography: Congenital Heart Disease
#1. aortic stenosis - abnormal development of the cusps of the aortic valve that results in thickened and domed leaflets #2. atrial septal defect - communication between the left atrium and right at...
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