home > heart center > heart a-z list > ultrasound index Ultrasound UltrasoundRelated Procedures & Tests « Back to Ultrasound Index Sorted Alphabetically A-Z Sort by popularity Amniocentesis Appendectomy Breast Biopsy Cholescintigraphy, HIDA Scan CT Scan (Computerized Tomography) Dilation and Curettage (D&C) Early Cancer Detection And Treatment Echocardiogram Endoscopic Ultrasound ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangio-Pancreatography) Heart Valve Disease Surgery Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Liver Biopsy Liver Blood Tests Mammogram MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging Scan) Parathyroidectomy Percutaneous Ethanol (Alcohol) Injection of Liver Physical and Occupational Therapy for Arthritis Pregnancy: 7 Common Third Trimester Tests Pregnancy: Prenatal Care and Tests Prenatal Ultrasound PSA Test (Prostate Specific Antigen) Radiofrequency Ablation (RFA) Therapy of Liver Sclerotherapy Urodynamic Testing Sorted by Popularity (as on MedicineNet) Sort alphabetically Liver Blood Tests MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging Scan) PSA Test (Prostate Specific Antigen) Appendectomy Early Cancer Detection And Treatment CT Scan (Computerized Tomography) Sclerotherapy Dilation and Curettage (D&C) ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangio-Pancreatography) Breast Biopsy Echocardiogram Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Cholescintigraphy, HIDA Scan Parathyroidectomy Liver Biopsy Mammogram Heart Valve Disease Surgery Endoscopic Ultrasound Prenatal Ultrasound Pregnancy: 7 Common Third Trimester Tests Amniocentesis Percutaneous Ethanol (Alcohol) Injection of Liver Radiofrequency Ablation (RFA) Therapy of Liver Pregnancy: Prenatal Care and Tests Urodynamic Testing Physical and Occupational Therapy for Arthritis Suggested Reading on Ultrasound by Our Doctors Related Diseases & Conditions 160 articles Swollen Lymph Nodes Lymph nodes help the Kidney Pain Kidney pain has a variety of causes and symptoms. Kidney Stones Kidney stones are solid masses of crystalline material that form in the kidneys. Symptoms of kidney stones can include pain, nausea, vomiting, and even Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs) A urinary tract infection (UTI) is an infection of the bladder, kidneys, ureters, or urethra. Gallbladder Pain (Gall Bladder Pain) Gallbladder pain (often misspelled "gall bladder") is generally produced by of five problems, biliary colic, cholecystitis, Low Blood Pressure (Hypotension) Low blood pressure, also referred to as hypotension, is blood pressure that is so low that it causes symptoms or signs due to the low flow of blood through Diverticulitis (Diverticulosis, Diverticular Disease) Diverticulitis is a condition in which diverticuli in the colon rupture. The rupture results in infection in the tissues that surround the colon. Abdominal Pain (Causes, Remedies, Treatment) Abdominal pain can have many causes. Some of the less serious causes include bloating, gas, colitis, endometriosis, food poisoning, GERD, IBS, and ovarian Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) Congestive heart failure (CHF) refers to a condition in which the heart loses the ability to function properly. Liver Disease Liver disease can be cause by a variety of things including infection (hepatitis), diseases such as gallstones, high cholesterol or triglycerides, blood Lower Back Pain There are many causes of back pain. Pain in the low back can relate to the bony lumbar spine, discs between the vertebrae, ligaments around the spine and Appendicitis Appendicitis is an inflammation of the appendix. Appendicitis often causes fever, loss of appetite, and right lower quadrant abdominal pain. Delay in surgery Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an autoimmune disease that causes chronic inflammation of the joints, the tissue around the joints, as well as other organs Colon Cancer Colon cancer is a malignancy that arises from the Blood Clots Blood clots can occur in the venous and arterial vascular system. Blood clots can form in the heart, legs, arteries, veins, bladder, urinary tract and Jaundice (Adults) Jaundice in adults may be caused by a variety of medical diseases or conditions. Some cases of jaundice can be managed at home with a doctor's supervision, Pleurisy (Pleuritis) Pleurisy, an inflammation of the lining around the lungs, is associated with sharp chest pain upon breathing in. Cough, chest tenderness, and shortness Ectopic Pregnancy An ectopic pregnancy is a pregnancy Liver Cancer Liver cancer is cancer of the liver cells (hepatocellular carcinoma) or of the ducts in the liver (cholangiocarcinoma). Liver cancer often arises due to Hematoma A hematoma is a collection of blood that is outside a blood vessel. There are different areas where hematomas occur including the inside the skull, scalp, Ascites Ascites, the accumulation of fluid in the abdominal cavity is most commonly caused by cirrhosis of the liver. Some of the other causes of ascites include Fatty Liver Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease occurs due to the accumulation of abnormal amounts of fat within the liver. Fatty liver most likely caused by obesity Kidney Infection (Pyelonephritis) Kidney infection (pyelonephritis) usually is caused from bacteria that have spread from the bladder from a UTI (urinary tract infection), poor hygiene, Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) is a blood clot in Cervical Cancer Cervical cancer is cancer of the entrance to the womb (uterus). Regular pelvic exams and Pap testing can detect precancerous changes in the cervix. Precancerous Internal Bleeding Internal bleeding occurs when an artery or vein is damaged and blood to escapes the circulatory system and collects inside the body. Internal bleeding Uterine Cancer Though uterine cancer's cause is unknown, Endometriosis Endometriosis implants are most commonly found on the ovaries, the Fallopian tubes, outer surfaces of the uterus or intestines, and on the surface lining Pregnancy (Week By Week, Trimesters) There are many symptoms involved in the 1st, 2nd and 3rd trimesters of pregnancy. The first early pregnancy symptom is typically a missed period, but others See All Related Diseases & Conditions » Medications 0 articles Procedures & Tests 26 articles Pictures, Images & Quizzes 19 articles Doctor's & Expert's Views 11 articles Health News 157 articles Health Features 6 articles STAY INFORMED Get the latest health and medical information delivered direct to your inbox! 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