Journal of Medical Ultrasonics

, Volume 41, Issue 2, pp 247–249 | Cite as

Active bleeding revealed by contrast-enhanced ultrasonography: beyond the abdominal cavity

  • Paola Tombesi
  • Francesca Di Vece
  • Francesca Ermili
  • Sergio Sartori
Letter to the Editor
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Keywords

Ultrasonography Contrast-enhanced ultrasonography Bleeding Pleural effusion Detection 

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© The Japan Society of Ultrasonics in Medicine 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  • Paola Tombesi
    • 1
  • Francesca Di Vece
    • 1
  • Francesca Ermili
    • 1
  • Sergio Sartori
    • 1
  1. 1.Section of Interventional UltrasoundSt. Anna HospitalFerraraItaly

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