Ultrasound offers versatility in diagnosing illness and monitoring in “real time”. It also assists with fine needle biopsies. Ultrasound is painless, noninvasive and facilitates medical diagnoses. Just a few of the capabilities to mention about ultrasound: detects direction and speed of blood flow such as to and from the heart, depth of cavities, motion and texture of organs. Some of the indications for ultrasound are to help diagnose the cause of a heart murmur, look for abnormalities of internal organs, look for causes of urinary problems.
Ultrasound allows the doctors to help in diagnosing your pet and assists the doctors in getting a better image of your pets internal organs.