What Causes Abdominal Cramping And Bloating?

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Definition

Abdominal ultrasound is an imaging procedure used to examine the internal organs of the abdomen, including the liver, gallbladder, spleen, pancreas, and kidneys. The blood vessels that lead to some of these organs can also be looked at with ultrasound.


Alternative Names

Ultrasound - abdomen; Abdominal sonogram


How the test is performed

An ultrasound machine creates images that allow various organs in the body to be examined. The machine sends out high-frequency...

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