Echography in Ocular Pathology

This monograph expands on the ultrasound exploration of the ocular globe (or, in other words, the human eye) with a review of the current knowledge about ocular ultrasound techniques and its ...
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Ultrasonic Ocular Systems

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Manuel Montero-Jaime, Ariadna Conejero-Olesti and Pedro Romero- Aroca


The ultrasound in ophthalmology took an important place, with multifrequency linear probe between 15 to 18 MHz, with higher definition than the old 7 MHz probe. This chapter describes the different types of ultrasound techniques, described the poorly used A-mode echography, and with reference to Color-Doppler ultrasound, and its normal ocular values.


Ultrasound, ocular echography, Color-Doppler, ocular artifacts, AMode echography, B-Mode echography.


Hospital Universitario Sant Joan, Avda. Doctor Josep Laporte 1 Reus, Spain.