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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B-mode Ultrasound of the Normal Eye

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Manuel Montero-Jaime, Pedro Romero-Aroca and Victor Perez- Riverola


The ultrasound in ophthalmology held an important place, with multi-frequency linear probe being between 12 to 15 MHz, an obviously higher definition than the old 7 MHz probe. This chapter describes the different types of ultrasound techniques, with special reference to Color-Doppler ultrasound, and its normal ocular values.


B-Mode echography, ocular globe anatomy, anterior segment echography, posterior segment echography.


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